This is an aspect of church life that we, as a benefice of 7 churches, take very seriously. We follow the guidelines given by the Diocese of Norwich and the Church of England more widely. You can read this information by following this link https://www.dioceseofnorwich.org/training/safeguarding
Each of the PCC’s have reviewed the policy and adopted it and implemented it for themselves.
The Designated Safeguarding Office for the United Benefice of Roughton, Felbrigg, Sustead, Metton, Bessingham and Gunton with Hanworth is the Bishop’s Adviser for Safeguarding, Sue Brice.
Alternatively, If you have a safeguarding concern about a child or vulnerable adult please contact the Diocesan safeguarding advisers (contact details listed below) or call the following:
A child or adult 0344 800 8020
Or call the police on 999
The Bishop’s Adviser for Safeguarding, Sue Brice on 07958 377079 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Postal address: Bishop’s House, Norwich NR3 1SB
The Bishop’s Assistant Safeguarding Adviser, Sian Griffiths on 07342 999386 or email: email@example.com. Postal Address: Bishop’s House, Norwich NR3 1SB. Please note Sian works on a part time basis.