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The parish of Hull, Newland: St John is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and have adopted the Promoting a Safer Church Policy and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer. The Diocese of York’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

The Parish Safeguarding Officer at St John’s Newland is Lyn Frankton-Booth. You can contact Lyn on 07984352204 email:
During times of holiday throughout the year Joy Donaldson may receive your call/message.
*please note if we are made aware of any illegal activity we have a duty of care to report any concerns to the police.

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