• St Andrew’s is committed to safeguarding all those who attend the worship and other activities that we offer.
• St Andrew’s accepts the prime duty of care for children and vulnerable adults.
• St Andrew’s follows recommended safeguarding practice in recruiting, training and supporting our ordained and lay ministers, our employees and our volunteers.
• St Andrew’s follows the advice, guidance, policy and practice of the Church of England in promoting a Safer Church.

Policy Statements
St Andrew’s Chesterton Safeguarding Policy May 2017
Church of England Safeguarding Overview
Promoting a Safer Church. House of Bishops Policy Statement 2017
Protecting All God’s Children safeguarding policy for children and young people 4th edition 2010
Promoting a Safe Church safeguarding policy for adults 2006

St Andrew’s have adopted the following Church of England Policy Documents which are all accessible on the Church of England Safeguarding Pages.
The Designated Parish Safeguarding Officer is Linda Stollwerck Boulton
She can be contacted on 01223 306150 or email
Additional Designated Safeguarding Person at St Andrew’s is:
Revd Canon Nick Moir 01223 303469 email:
The Diocese of Ely Safeguarding Advisor is Rebecca Boswell. She can be contacted on 01353 652731 or email
Ely Diocese Safeguarding information can be found here.
If you need independent advice or support, the following links may be helpful:
Women’s Aid and Refuge National Helpline (24 hr)
Stop it now! Confidential advice
Police Child Abuse investigation Unit: Telephone 101

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