Safeguarding – A Safer Church


At St. Peter’s Church, Woolley, we are here for you and anyone who may need to raise any concerns in respect to Safeguarding. In the first instance if you want to report anything to the parish please contact the following people:


Carol Kitson (Parish Safeguarding Officer)

01226 981491 or 07720 775357


Reverend Kevin Greaves (Priest in Charge) 01924 256031


Who the parish will talk to if we observe or are told about safeguarding concerns?


If there is immediate risk to a child or vulnerable adult the Police will be contacted on 101 and/or for advice:


Jenny Leccardi, Narinda Lyon or Carla Derbyshire (Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers, Wakefield Area) on 0113 3530257,


If outside of working hours (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm) we will contact The Archdeacon of Pontefract, The Venerable Peter Townley. If the Archdeacon of Pontefract is unavailable we will contact another Archdeacon within the Anglian Diocese of Leeds. Children and Adult Services for the Wakefield Area (24 hrs Helpline) 03458503503.


For more information on the Church of England policies and procedures and support the diocese can offer please visit 


St Peters Church has adopted the following Parish Safeguarding Policy. This is regularly reviewed and updated.