Parish Safeguarding Handbook-Promoting a Safer Church (CofE)

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This essential handbook summarizes the safeguarding responsibilities of parishes, as outlined in the House of Bishops' Safeguarding Policies and Practice Guidance.

It includes a basic parish safeguarding policy and a guide to roles and responsibilities, as well as advice on:

* Safe recruitment;

* Safeguarding training requirements;

* How to respond promptly to safeguarding concerns;

* Confidentiality and data protection;

* Pastoral care of victims, alleged abusers and those who pose a risk;

* Creating safe environments;

* Use of social media;

* Support from the diocese;

* Useful contacts and support networks.