This Cathedral church has an active children’s and young persons’ ministry. The Dean and Chapter take seriously their responsibility to protect and safeguard the welfare of all children, young people and vulnerable adults entrusted to the Cathedral’s care or who use its services or participate in any of its groups. Our Safeguarding Policy outlines the procedures and standards required by the Dean and Chapter.

Winchester Cathedral Safeguarding Policy

Do you have any safeguarding concerns?

If you are concerned that a child or vulnerable adult has been harmed or is at risk of harm, please do not hesitate to contact the Cathedral Safeguarding Officer for advice and support.

Michelle Pride
Safeguarding Officer
01962 857290

Alternatively please contact:

Jackie Rowlands
The Winchester Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
01962 737317 (24 hours a day)

If you are concerned that a child or vulnerable adult may be at immediate risk, contact the Police – 999. 

Click here to download the Joint Pastoral Letter from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York