Our church strives to be a safe church.

Church should be a place of healing and life. It is a travesty when people are harmed in the context of church. We have adopted the national and diocesan safeguarding policies and we take them seriously. Our policy can be found here.

Safeguarding contact details

To discuss any safeguarding concerns relating to Greenside Parish please contact either

  • the Parish Safeguarding Officer, Denise Clayson, on 0191 413 1466.
  • the vicar, Rev Tom Brazier, on 07799 217775, or e-mail.

Concerns can also be raised with the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor, Mrs Beth Miller - she can be contacted as follows:

Address: Cuthbert House, Stonebridge, Durham DH1 3RY

Email: or

Mobile: 07968 034075