Reporting a safeguarding concern

Safeguarding is everyone's responsibility.

If you have a safeguarding concern, allegation or suspicions of abuse about a child or vulnerable adult please immediately contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser (contact details below).

Where a child or adult is at imminent risk call 999, or for:
  • a child or adult in Norfolk call 0344 800 8020
  • a child or adult in Suffolk call 0808 800 4005


Both of our Safeguarding Advisers can be contacted on:

01603 882345

Postal address: Safeguarding Team, Bishop’s House, Norwich NR3 1SB


If you wish to directly contact one of the advisers, their contact details are:

Sue Brice, Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
07958 377079 or
Bishop’s House, Norwich, NR3 1SB

Or alternatively, contact Sian Griffiths, Diocesan Assistant Safeguarding Adviser
(Please note Sian works on a part time basis. )
07342 999386 or
Bishop’s House, Norwich NR3 1SB.

Other useful contacts:

  • NSPCC Helpline 0808 800 5000
  • Childline 0800 1111
  • Harbour Centre (Sexual Assualt Referral Centre) Norfolk 01603 276381
  • The Ferns (Sexual Assault Referral Centre) Suffolk 0300 123 5058
  • Refuge, Domestic abuse (women and men) 020 7395 7771
  • MACSAS (Minister and Clergy Sexual Abuse Survivors) 0808 801 0340
  • NAPAC (National Association for People Abused in Childhood) 0808 801 0331