Safe Spaces Launched

A new service providing vital support for survivors of abuse has become operational today Tuesday 29th September 2020. https://www.safespacesenglandandwales.org.uk/ Safe Spaces: an independent service supporting survivors of church-related abuse  offers support to survivors of church-related abuse whether or not a report has been made. This independent service is run by the charity...

Pastoral Ministry Course

Run in conjunction with Lindisfarne College of Theology, we are looking for expressions of interest for a Pastoral Ministry Course. The overall learning goal of the course is the formation of confident Christian pastoral ministers. Entrance Requirements A recommendation/commendation by your vicar. An application form. Access to the course is by an interview. Places...

Clewer Update – Homeless people at risk of modern slavery

An update from the Clewer Initiative Homeless people at risk of modern slavery Staff and volunteers at night shelters are being urged to be on the lookout for signs of exploitation among guests in a campaign launched today by the Church of England’s anti-slavery initiative. More than 1,000 posters and other materials...

Church of England’s Anti-racism Taskforce launches

A Taskforce set up to make bold changes to ensure greater racial equality in the Church of England has got underway, with the Archbishops of Canterbury and York joining its meeting today. The Anti-Racism Taskforce will carry out preparatory work ahead of the launch of the Archbishops’ Commission to address...