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Creating A Safer Environment

Welcome to the work of the Safeguarding Department of the Diocese of Wrexham.

In this section you will find information on how to:

  • Report a concern about a child or adult at risk;

  • Support to survivors of abuse;

  • How to create a safer environment;

  • How to safely recruit staff and volunteers;

  • Guidance as to how to promote a culture of safeguarding across the Diocese.

On this page, you also will find the details of the safeguarding team and how to contact us.


We hope that you will find this area useful, and we welcome any constructive comments you may have that will help us improve our services.

The Diocese of Wrexham's Safeguarding arrangements are governed by the National Policies for the Dioceses of England and Wales.

Who to Contact

Reporting Safeguarding Concerns: If you have information of a safeguarding nature where a child or adult is in immediate danger or requires immediate medical attention call emergency services on 999.

If you wish to report any safeguarding concerns, past or present, please email or call us on:  01978 262726

Safeguarding Co-ordinator  –  Mary Rowlands: 01978 262726 / 01978 536349

Safeguarding Administrator - Karen Lewis: 01978 262726 / 01978 536349

We will ensure that any concerns are dealt with in a timely and appropriate manner.

In each of the parishes of the Diocese at least one person is identified as the Parish Safeguarding Representative. Their names and contact details are displayed on the Church premises. 
To see more about national policies and procedures, please visit the Catholic Safeguarding Standards Agency  
CSSA website 

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