St. Gabriel’s Church takes its duty and obligation to protect all extremely seriously. We have adopted the national Church of England’s robust procedures and guidelines. This section gives you the information you need to make sure that you protect those who are vulnerable.

View/Download our Parish Safeguarding Handbook here

‘Promoting a Safer Church’ national poster also giving local information

A more detailed local poster with a flowchart showing how you raise a concern about the wellbeing of a child

If you are concerned that a child or vulnerable adult has been harmed or is at risk of harm, please do not hesitate to contact the Church or Diocese Safeguarding personnel for advice and support.

If you wish to report an allegation of abuse from the past, or in the present, please do not hesitate to contact us. Your information will be treated appropriately and kept confidential

SELF DECLARATION FORM (should be handed to Rhona Richardson (verifier)