The Benefice of Littleborough is committed to Safeguarding Children, Young People, Victims/perpetrators of Domestic Abuse and Vulnerable Adults.
If You Are Concerned
That someone you know is at risk of, or is being abused, or presents a risk to others, please seek advice from a Safeguarding Adviser or if necessary report the matter to the Local Authority Social Care Services or the Police without delay.
Each of our parishes has a safeguarding officer, and they are:
St Barnabas Sheila Wildman
St James Laura Mallinson
Holy Trinity Lynnette Windslow
Or you can contact Fr Ian Directly
Any member of our Safeguarding team can be contacted by email at
When making first contact, please state in you e-
The relevant person will then contact you to discuss the issue further.
Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
If you wish to contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser her details are as follows:
Tel: 0161 828 1451
Useful Contact Numbers
(Click on the name of the organisation to be directed to their website)
NSPCC: 0808 800 5000
Childline: 0800 1111
Stop It Now: 0808 1000 900
NAPAC: 0808 801 0331
Samaritans: 116 123
Family Lives: 0808 800 2222
National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247
Action On Elder Abuse: 080 8808 8141