Safeguarding in the Parish of Kirkby Stephen with Mallerstang and Crosby Garrett with Soulby

We take the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults very seriously, and adhere to the Carlisle Diocese Safeguarding Policy. See below.
Any safeguarding concerns should be addressed either to the Vicar, Rev Sam Held or to our Safeguarding Officer, Liz Paisley. Contact details are shown below.
Reverend Sam Held : 017683 71204
Liz Paisley:017683 71328
Other useful numbers:

Childline 0800 1111

Letgo 01229 582386

Support & advice for men and women aged 16+ who have suffered domestic abuse or sexual violence.  Practical support is for victims only.
Carlisle Diocese Safeguarding
If you believe a child to be at immediate risk, you must contact Cumbria Children’s Services using the 24 hour number below, or the police
Cumbria County Council Children’s Services
The multi-agency safeguarding hub or an out of hours a social worker can be contacted on:
0333 240 1727     

Urgent concerns about vulnerable adults should be referred to your local District Adult Social Care office (details available on the Cumbria County Council website) or the Emergency Duty Team:
01228 526690 out of normal office hours.