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The care and protection of children, young people and vulnerable adults 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. The following documents set out the policies of the Church of England and of St John's Church, Copthorne regarding the safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Our parish safeguarding officer is Eric Trefett you can email him on: 

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