The Benefice is committed to providing a safe environment in which all can flourish.

In the case of children and adults who are vulnerable we seek to follow the Church of England Policy as adopted by the Diocese of Norwich.

There is a "Named Person" (Parish Safeguarding Officer) appointed for each Parish, who can be contacted if you you have any cause for concern:-

Acle / Beighton with Moulton Kate Ashcroft 01493 751637
Freethorpe Ros Boar 07587 101808
Halvergate with Tunstall Sally More 01493 700279
Limpenhoe, Southwood & Cantley / Wickhampton Sarah Mules
Reedham Diana Gilder 01493 700105


There are also Diocesan Safeguarding Advisors (Bishop's Advisor and Assistant) or you can contact the clergy.

In an emergency, where there is an immediate risk of harm, call the Police and Social Services (tel. 0344 800 8020).

Childline helpline: 0800 1111