We are committed to ensuring that the parish church of St Alban the Martyr in Coopersale is a safe place for all.
The Parochial Church Council of St Alban’s has adopted the House of Bishops'
Promoting a Safer Church Safeguarding Policy Statement.
Our Team Safeguarding Officer is Mr Nick Wold, and our local parish representative is Ms Jane Spong, both of whom may be contacted at church or by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
St Alban's Church is part of the Diocese of Chelmsford. For further information about Safeguarding in the Diocese of Chelmsford click here.
For information about the Diocesan Safeguarding Team and Safeguarding contacts in the Diocese of Chelmsford click here. This page includes contact details for Safeguarding organisations and charities.
The Local Safeguarding Children Board for Essex can be contacted:
Children and Families Hub on 0345 603 7627 and ask for the 'Priority Line'.
Out of hours: (Mon-Thurs 5.30pm-9am. Fri & Bank Holidays 4.30pm-9am) 0345 606 1212 Email:
For more details see http://www.escb.co.uk/working-with-children/concerns-about-the-welfare-of-a-child
The Local Safeguarding Adults Board for Essex can be contacted:
Essex - 0345 603 7630
For more information see http://www.essexsab.org.uk/professionals/reporting-concerns-setsaf-forms/
If you believe that somebody is in immediate risk of danger or harm you should call 999 and ask for the police.