Welcome to the Highnam Benefice in the Gloucester Diocese, made up of the parishes of:
Safeguarding at Highnam Benefice
The Highnam Benefice is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. To view our SAFEGUARDING POLICY click here
We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officers, PSOs. The Diocese of Gloucester’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advises our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adult Services.