Contact Details for Safeguarding Department / Raise a concern

Worried about the Safety or Welfare of a child or Adult? / Raise a Concern

Please note the Archdiocesan Safeguarding department is open
Monday to Friday between 9am to 5pm only.
Emails and phone calls are not monitored outside these times.

If you are concerned about the welfare of a child or adult at risk, do not delay in contacting the police, using 999 if a child or adult is believed to be in immediate danger. 

It is the policy of the Catholic Church in England and Wales to report all allegations of abuse to statutory authorities, regardless of whether the abuse occurred recently or in the past, or whether the accused person is living or deceased. 

If you are in any role within the Catholic Church in England and Wales, you must refer allegations directly to the safeguarding office for your diocese or religious congregation, or directly to the Police. 

If you are a member of the public, please refer allegations directly to the police and also to the safeguarding office in your diocese; (the relevant Diocesan safeguarding office can be located using the interactive map on the links page of the CSSA website  - contact details will be shown when you click on the relevant area of the map). You can also contact CSSA by telephoning 0207 901 1920 or via email at 

Safeguarding queries involving Archdiocesan schools should be directed to the Archdiocesan Director of Education on 0151 522 1071, or  


The contact details for the Safeguarding Section are: 

Safeguarding Section
St Margaret Clitherow Centre

Liverpool Archdiocesan Office
Croxteth Drive
L17 1AA

Tel: 0151 522 1103 (General Office)

Mark Robson - Safeguarding Co-ordinator
Tel: 0151 522 1013 / 07585761965

Claire Newton – Safeguarding Support Officer
Tel: 0151 522 1103 or 0151 522 1043