Safeguarding news and views

Read safeguarding news and statements from the National Safeguarding Team.
  1. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Independent report into the Church's handling of Peter Ball case

    22/06/2017

    NEWS / An Abuse of Faith, the independent report by Dame Moira Gibb into the Church's handling of the Bishop Peter Ball case, has been published today.  

  2. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Elliott Review progress report

    31/03/2017

    NEWS /  The Church of England's National Safeguarding Team has today published a progress report, one year on from the Elliott Review

  3. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Churches urged to respond well to domestic abuse

    15/03/2017

    NEWS / Responding Well to Domestic Abuse: Policy and Practice Guidance

  4. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Statement from Bishop of Guildford, Andrew Watson

    06/02/2017

    NEWS / Statement from Bishop of Guildford, Andrew Watson.

  5. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Statement on John Smyth allegations

    01/02/2017

    NEWS / Statement from National Safeguarding Adviser.

  6. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Kendall House Review update

    01/12/2016

    NEWS / Update on Kendall House review.

     
     
  7. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Lord Carlile named as independent reviewer in George Bell case

    22/11/2016

    NEWS / Lord Carlile named as independent reviewer in George Bell case.

  8. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    CofE welcomes appointment of new IICSA chair

    11/08/2016

    NEWS / CofE welcomes appointment of new IICSA chair.

  9. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Statement on Goddard Inquiry preliminary hearing

    27/07/2016

    NEWS / Statement on Goddard Inquiry preliminary hearing.

  10. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Statement on Kendall House review

    13/07/2016

    NEWS / Statement on Kendall House review from Bishop Paul Butler, lead bishop on safeguarding for the Church of England.