Safeguarding Procedures and Toolkit

The DBS verifiers for Staffs AM are the Trustee with responsibility for coordinating safeguarding; the deputy safeguarding coordinator, and the Clerk to Trustees. 


  1. Who we are – Staffordshire Area Meeting
  2. Who we are – our local meetings
  3. Our Commitment
  4. Definitions, signs and indicators of abuse
  5. Safer Appointments
  6. Clarification of Safer recruitment and Quaker nominations and appointments in Area Meetings
  7. Safeguarding Training
  8. Safeguarding awareness and accessibility of information
  9. Practice Guidelines
  10. Working in partnership
  11. Communication
  12. Responding to concerns or allegations of abuse
  13. Reporting a concern or allegation
  14. Sharing information
  15. Storing and Retaining Records
  16. Detailed procedures in respect of children and adults
  17. Spiritual abuse
  18. Allegations against people in a position of trust
  19. Working with those who may pose a risk to others
  20. Annual Review

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