Toton Churches

Safeguarding

Safeguarding Children and Young People: Principles ( March 2016)

Every person has a value and dignity which comes directly from the creation of male and female in God’s own image and likeness.  Christians see this potential as fulfilled by God’s re-creation of us in Christ.  Among other things this implies a duty to value all people as bearing the image of God and therefore to protect them from harm.

We are committed to:

We will therefore:

This principle statement will be renewed annually, and progress in carrying it out will be monitored by the Safeguarding Coordinators.

Toton Churches Policy and Procedures  (March 2016) 

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Good Practice Guidelines

Resources are available at:

www.churchofengland.org/media/37378/protectingallgodschildren.pdf

www.churchofengland.org/clergy-office-holders/safeguarding-children-vulnerable-adults.aspx