Warfield Church is committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of children and people of all ages in our church community. The Parish Safeguarding Policy (Oct 21) can be seen here.
You can also find the Church of England policy statement - Promoting a Safer Church - here.
Warfield Church also believes all forms of domestic abuse are wrong and must stop. The Domestic Abuse policy can be seen here.
If you have any concerns about someone's safety or well-being, please contact the Parish Safeguarding Officer, Marion Drew.
By email: [email protected]
By phone: 01344 429103
Or contact the The Oxford Diocese Safeguarding Team - 01865 208295 or email [email protected]
For urgent issues please ring 999 or contact Bracknell Forest Council on 01344 352000.
If you are in need of advice or support in relation to Domestic Abuse you could contact the following organisations by clicking on their name (in blue) or using the telephone number given:
- Berkshire Women's Aid or 0118 801 0882 (email: [email protected])
- National Domestic Abuse Helpline or 0808 2000 247
- Women's Aid
- Men's Advice line or 0808 8010327
If you have suffered abuse from anyone who holds a role in or as part of a church-led activity relating to the Church of England, Church in Wales or Catholic Church of England and Wales, you could contact Safe Spaces (link https://www.safespacesenglandandwales.org.uk/ ) or 0300 303 1056
Church of England Policy
The Church of England Parish Safeguarding Handbook can be found here.
In February 2020 The Church of England issued a new Code of Safer Working Practice.
Click on these links for:
Code of Safer Working Practice
Safer Environment and Activities Guidance