The Church of England, its Archbishops, Bishops, clergy and leaders are committed to safeguarding as an integral part of the life and ministry of the Church.

Safeguarding means the action the Church takes to promote a safer culture. The Parochial Church Council of St.Modwen’s Church is committed to Safeguarding and has adopted the National and Diocesan Safeguarding Policies

Safeguarding Officer

Our parish safeguarding officer is Mary Harris. If you have any safeguarding concerns, please contact her on:


t: 01283 530892 or 07875 769261

County Council Contacts

Concerning Children

t: 0800 1313126

between 8.00 am and 5.30 pm daily, and between 8.00 am and 4.30 pm on Friday.


Outside of 8.00am and 5.30pm contact Staffordshire County Council’s Emergency Duty Service:

t: 0345 604 2886

Concerning Adults

t: 0345 6042719

between 8.30 am and 5.00 pm, and between 8.00 am and 4.30 pm on Friday.