World Day Against Trafficking in Persons 2022

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons 2022

The 30th July is an annual event to raise awareness and increase prevention of people trafficking and modern day slavery.  Trafficking in persons is a serious crime and a violation of human rights. Thousands of men, women and children fall victim to traffickers every...
Clergy Safeguarding Conference

Clergy Safeguarding Conference

On Thursday 14th June we held our first in-person Clergy Safeguarding Conference since 2019 at Exeter Racecourse.  We had 70 priests and deacons from across the diocese in attendance, including some who had travelled from other countries.  The aim was to build on...
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

The 15th June has been designated by the United Nations General Assembly as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, to highlight the abuse and neglect of older people, helping us to act against it.  The abuse of older people is an increasing and serious problem, so it is...
Online peer support group for survivors

Online peer support group for survivors

The survivor-led organisation Survivor Voices will be running an online peer support group this summer #Healing and Recovery, for survivors of church or faith based abuse. The support group will be held every Monday evening from 7:00pm to 8:30pm, between the 27th June...