Who to Contact
If you have a safeguarding concern about a child or a vulnerable adult, please contact as follows:
In an urgent situation where someone is in immediate danger
phone the Police (999)
Otherwise call the Fellside Team Safeguarding number:
If you feel you, or someone else is unsafe or at risk at this moment, please ring 999 and ask the Police for urgent help.
In other circumstances you can leave a message on this phone number which is monitired daily.
We appreciate how hard it may be to make such a call.
Please leave your name and contact details and one of the Fellside Safeguarding Team will get back to you, however that may not be immediately.
The Fellside Team Clergy are:
Rev'd Stephen Cooper (01772 865274)
Rev'd Garry Whittaker (01995 643245)
Rev'd Susan Salt (07730 197656)
The Blackburn Diocese Safeguarding Officer can be contacted on:
Other useful numbers are:
NSPCC: 0808 800 5000
Childline: 0800 1111
Stop It Now: 0808 1000 900
NAPAC: 0808 801 0331
Samaritans: 116 123
Family Lives: 0808 800 2222
National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 200 0247
Action On Elder Abuse: 0808 808 8141