The Camel-Allen Churches have all adopted the House of Bishops ‘Promoting a Safer Church’ Safeguarding Policy Statement.

  • Our commitments are:
  • Promoting a safer environment and culture
  • Safely recruiting and supporting all those with any responsibility related to children and vulnerable adults
  • Responding promptly to every safeguarding concern or allegation
  • Caring pastorally for victims/survivors of abuse or other affected persons
  • Caring pastorally for those who are the subject of concerns/allegations of abuse and other affected persons
  • Responding to those that may pose a present risk

If you are concerned that someone you know is at risk of, or is being abused, or presents a risk to others, please seek advice from a Safeguarding Advisor or if necessary report the matter to the Local Authority Social Care Services or the Police without delay.

Ensuring that children and young people as well as adults are kept safe whilst in our care is an integral part of our church life. If you have any concerns about safeguarding please contact:

The Revd Angela Cooper, Rector
tel 01840 212468 email:

or Church Safeguarding Officers:

St Julitta’s Lanteglos and St Thomas’ Camelford
Mrs Brenda Oliver
tel 01840 212023 email:

Mrs Kerstin Lewis
tel 01840 211161 email:

St Teath
Mrs Yvonne Tew
tel 01208 850497 email:

St John, Delabole
Mrs Sue Wilcox
tel 01840 212713 email:

Truro Diocese Safeguarding Advisor
Mrs Sarah Acraman
tel 01872 274351 ext 231 (out of hours 01208 251300)

In an emergency situation please contact:
Local Authority Children’s Social Care: 0300 123 1116
Local Authority Adult’s Social Care: 0300 1234131

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