04. Safeguarding resources for parishes The Church of England Safeguarding policies and practice guidance can be found here. It is important that these documents are read and understood by all Church Officers. Also on this page are resources developed to help embed safeguarding practice across the diocese of Lincoln. All safeguarding resources for your parishes are accessed here. To download these resources, please click on the files published below: NEW (24/04/2020) - Covid_19_DSA_info_pack.pdf Parish Statement for PCC adoption Parish Safeguarding Handbook August 2019 Diocese of Lincoln Addendum Handbook 2019 Model Parish Safeguarding Officer Role Description The Safeguarding Responsibilities of Churchwardens & DBS Administrators Who's Who Key Roles and Responsibilities - full document Briefing regarding compliance from the Safeguarding Team May 2018 Model Safeguarding Provision for Hiring of Church Premises Good Practice with Vulnerable Adults with Certain Disabilities How to Record a Safeguarding Concern DBS Eligibility FAQS Handling Disclosures of Abuse Safeguarding Referral Form - Ongoing Case Record Diocesan Safeguarding Whistle Blowing Policy National Stalking Helpline Leaflet Church of England Confidential Declaration Form Dec 2019 A 'Promoting a safer church' poster is also available. This is normally sent out with the parish audit pack and is not linked here as it is colour rich and would be difficult to print. There is space on it to put the contact details of your parish safeguarding coordinator. If you would like one please contact [email protected].