Safeguarding is a priority here at Whitefriars Church.  We are committed to following government and Church of England guidelines on safeguarding children and vulnerable adults; and good working practice, including safer recruitment of volunteers and paid workers.

We work to a formal Safeguarding Policy which can be viewed here

All our volunteers work according to our policy (as above) which is supported by our Volunteer Covenant

If you have an allegation to make or you have a concern about a vulnerable person then please contact one of the following :-
Rev Chris Youngman 01933 551769, Celia Underwood 01933 676989, Melvyn Hunter 01933 222910

If none of these is available, contact Christine Lamb, Angie Barber or Sharon Welbourne the Peterborough Doicesan Safeguarding Advisors on: 

01733 887040, 01733 887039 or 01733 887027

If you think the person is likely to be at risk of immediate harm then phone the police on 999 and then contact one of the above at the earliest opportunity.

 The following forms are in use in Whitefriars Parish: -

  • Safeguarding report form - for reporting any concerns with regards to safeguarding issues download the pdf from the box below or email and request a Safeguarding reporting form.
  • Accident/incident report form - for reporting any accidents or incidents which occur during activities supported by Whitefriars Church
  • Driver consent form - for all drivers to confirm their details prior to undertaking driving of children and vulnerable adults for Whitefriars Church activities.


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Safeguarding Reporting Form Feb 2022 (Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Downloadable Documents)
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Safeguarding Policy (Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Downloadable Documents)
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Volunteer Covenant (Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Downloadable Documents)
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Accident and Incident Report Form (Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Downloadable Documents)
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Driver Consent Form (Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Downloadable Documents)