The Parochial Church Council of Whitburn Parish Church is committed to creating and maintaining a safe and nurturing environment for everyone, especially for children, young people and vulnerable adults. It has adopted and approved the Church of England policy for promoting a safer church. This policy deals with all aspects of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults.
To discuss any safeguarding concerns relating to Whitburn Parish Church please contact either
- the Parish Safeguarding Officer, Deborah Wood, on 07760102291.
- the Parish Priest, the Rev’d Vernon Cuthbert, on (0191) 536 7147, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Concerns can also be raised with the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor, Mrs Beth Miller – she can be contacted as follows:
Address: Cuthbert House, Stonebridge, Durham DH1 3RY
Mobile: 07968 034075
If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority’s children or adult social care services.