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Why become a member?

Every organisation that works with children, young people or adults can benefit from joining us.  Trusted for over 40 years and open to any organisation that wants to create safer places, membership with us is your gateway to accessing our complete range of services.  You'll be in good company as around 10,000 organisations currently hold membership with us, and this figure is increasing year on year.  We've also recently been shortlisted in the 2019 Memcom Membership Excellence awards which recognise excellence in service provision by membership organisations.

Our unique membership model means everyone in your organisation gets the help and advice that is right for them.  Plus you get all the benefits of being part of a supportive community of like-minded organisations nationwide sharing best practice together.  We ensure you stay up-to-date with all the latest news and developments in safeguarding.

Annual membership costs just £120 per organisation per year (the equivalent of £10 per month) and ensures your organisation can remain compliant and confident in your safeguarding arrangements.  For organisations with a low annual turnover or for those just setting up we administer a support fund to ensure finances are not a barrier to receiving our help.

Applying to become a member couldn't be easier.  Start your application below or find out more about the benefits and which membership is right for you.  If you have any questions or need to speak to someone you can call our helpful membership team on 0303 003 1111 or get in contact using our online form.

Benefits of membership:

Safeguarding manual

Get unrestricted access to our unique online safeguarding manual which is your gateway to information and advice on all aspects of safeguarding policy and practice.

Policy guidance

Access to our popular model safeguarding policy template based on our unique 10 safeguarding Standards and support with writing and development of your own policy.

DBS service

Ability to register for our DBS service, the largest provider of checks to the faith sector in the UK, with on hand support from our dedicated and experienced team.

Peer support

Opportunities and events to network and learn from other organisations ensuring your safeguarding staff do not feel isolated but supported and empowered in their role

Experts on hand

Get access to our team of safeguarding experts and specialists on hand to answer any questions or to advise on specific situations your organisation may be faced with.

Discounted rates

Members are eligible for discounted rates on training courses, our range of consultancy services, selected events, plus offers on resources, merchandise and more.  

Keep you up to date

With changes in legislation and expectations on organisations it can be hard to stay up to date.  Our regular email updates give relevant news and ensure you stay compliant.

Tailored service

Opportunity to access our bespoke service agreement giving a consistent level of dedicated support all year round tailored to your organisations setting and unique needs.

What our members say

“It is important to us to be able to direct people, including those who could be victims of historic abuse, to professional, knowledgeable, qualified experts, with wide experience.”

“Knowing you can pick up the phone and get access to a dedicated team of professional safeguarding advisors, who understand the specialist context in which you are working is hugely significant for us.”

"They are a great service in regard to training and advising churches, charities and organisations in how to make your workplace safe for all people. They are great resource."

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Apply for membership today and start getting the benefits for your organisation including exclusive access to our online safeguarding manual.

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Who we are

We're an independent Christian charity which helps organisations protect vulnerable people from abuse.  Find out more about who we are and how we can help you.

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Our services

Find out more about our complete safeguarding solution for organisations.  For everything from DBS checks to audits our knowledgeable team is on hand to help.

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