aIn line with the Church of England Safer Church Policy Statement (2017), we, in the Deanery of Hartlepool, strive to promote the welfare of children, young people and adults. We work to prevent abuse from occurring, seek to protect those that are at risk of being abused and respond well to those that have been abused.
If you are concerned that a child or vulnerable adult has been harmed or is at risk of harm, or you wish to report harm or abuse relating to yourself irrespective of when the harm happened please do not hesitate to contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser on 07968 034075 or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com for advice and support.
If there is an immediate risk of harm please contact one of the local authority numbers below without delay
Hartlepool Local Authority Adult
Hartlepool Local Authority Children 01429 284284
Hartlepool Local Authority Out of Hours 08702 402994
Diocesan Safeguarding Policy: