At Grace Communion International we recognise the need to provide a safe and caring environment for children, young people and adults at risk.
We undertake to:
- Promote a safe environment for children, young people and adults
- Ensure to protect and promptly respond to a safeguarding concern
- Prevent abuse from occurring
- Support the Safeguarding Coordinator(s) in their work and in any action they may need to take in order to protect children and adults at risk.
Denomination Safeguarding Coordinator
There are also Safeguarding Representatives in each of your local congregations …
NSPCC Child Protection Helpline: 0808 800 5000 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are worried about a child.
Child-line: 0800 1111 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are a child or young person and are worried about anything.
Parent Line: 0808 800 2222
National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are experiencing domestic abuse.
Samaritans Helpline: 116 123 (open 24 hours). Phone if you feel you are struggling to cope and need someone to talk to.
Action on Elder Abuse Helpline: 080 8808 8141 (free phone Monday to Friday 9-5pm)