At ChristChurch Harpenden we believe the care and protection of children, young people and vulnerable adults who are involved in church activities is the responsibility of the whole Church. Everyone who participates in the life of the Church has a role to play in promoting a Safer Church for all.


Our Safeguarding Policy

You can read our Safeguarding Policy here.


If you have any concerns, please contact one of our safeguarding team on



    Gerard Van der Westhuyzen                                                                       Mandy Evans

     Safeguarding Coordinator                                        Deputy Safeguarding Coordinator




Other Useful Contact Information

NSPCC: 0808 800 5000

Childline: 0800 1111

National Domestic Violence: 0808 2000 247

Samaritans: 116 123

Action on Elder Abuse: 080 8808 8141

Thirtyone:eight: 0303 003 1111


Safeguarding help in Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (HSCP): 0300 123 4043

Hertfordshire Safeguarding Adult Board (HSAB): 0300 123 4042