02 Aug 2016
FUSION - supporting those young people from our churches going to university this Autumn.
12 May 2016
‘It’s Not Okay’ is a joint initiative between York Safeguarding Children Board and the NSPCC to raise awareness and understanding about child sexual abuse and exploitation. To support the campaign, there will be a free seminar on Tuesday 24 May titled 'Supporting local communities to respond to the issue of child sexual abuse'.
30 Apr 2016
Our second quarterly Safeguarding E-Bulletin is available to read here.
20 Apr 2016
The Safeguarding Team at the Diocese of York is delighted to have received 50 parish self-audit returns, a full 9 days ahead of the requested completion date. Although there are still many more to come in, we are extremely grateful for all the hard work by PSRs, PCC members and incumbents so far.
18 Apr 2016
The Safeguarding Team at the Diocese of York is delighted to have delivered its first pilot training session of the new C0 Awareness Church of England material to a group from the Clifton Parish Churches at St Mark, Rawcliffe.
08 Apr 2016
Guarding the Gateway to Working with Children and Young People - A half-day conference on Saturday 21 May in Manchester.
15 Mar 2016
The Safeguarding Team at the Diocese of York is delighted to have delivered its first pilot training session of the new Church of England material to a group at St Francis', Ingleby Barwick.
11 Mar 2016
The Churches’ Child Protection Advisory Service have released their latest magazine which discusses the differences between Safeguarding Adults and Children.
03 Mar 2016
The National Archbishop’s Council has agreed that each Diocese should undertake a Safeguarding Audit during 2016 or 2017. We have been notified that the independent inspection of Safeguarding in the Diocese of York, by the Social Care Institute for Excellence, will take place in June.
30 Jan 2016
Our first quarterly Safeguarding E-Bulletin is available to read here.
23 Nov 2015
Dave Finan has been appointed as the new Safeguarding Adviser for the Diocese of York. Dave comes to the Diocese of York from the East Riding of Yorkshire Council, where he was the Local Authority Designated Officer.