Safeguarding


Ipswich Community Media is committed to safeguarding. Below are some of our policies and procedures, which are regularly reviewed and updated to ensure we meet the highest Safeguarding standards. If you have any safeguarding concerns or queries, please contact one of our Safeguarding contacts below. 

1. Safeguarding Contacts

2. Safeguarding Policy for Young People

3. Safeguarding Policy for Vulnerable Adults

4. Anti-Bullying Policy

5. Anti-Bullying Charter

6. Our Online Safety Commitment

7. LADO Factsheet

 8. Resources

1. Safeguarding Contacts

Safeguarding Lead for Adults and Children/Young people: Bruce MacGregor. Contact: bruce@ipswichcm.org.uk or 07881 958011

Safeguarding Deputy for children and Young People: Alicia Durbin. Contact: alicia@ipswichcm.org.uk or 07458301557

Safeguarding Deputy for Adults: Linda Vines. Contact: linda@ipswichcm.org.uk or 07458302514

2. Safeguarding Policy for Young People

ICM is committed to safeguarding children and young people. This procedure establishes the guidelines to be followed by staff (paid and unpaid), without exception, for the protection of service users from abuse. All children and vulnerable adults have a right to protection and their welfare is paramount.

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3. Safeguarding Policy for Vulnerable Adults

ICM is committed to the protection and safety of adults at risk involved as visitors and as participants in all of our activities both on and off site. We also want to protect and support our staff and volunteers who work or come into contact with these groups.   

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4. Anti-Bullying Policy

Ipswich Community Media is completely opposed to bullying and will not tolerate it. It is entirely contrary to the values and principles we work and live by. All staff, learners and partners of ICM have a right to work and learn in a secure, safe and caring environment. We all have a responsibility to contribute in whatever way we can, to the protection and maintenance of such an environment.

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5. Anti-Bullying Charter

6. Our Online Safeguarding Commitment

With many of our projects moving online we have reviewed our online procedures and compiled this Online Safety Commitment that we ask all learners and participants to agree to

Safeguarding contacts: 

Safeguarding Lead for Adults and Children/Young people: Bruce MacGregor, bruce@ipswichcm.org.uk, 07881958011

Safeguarding Deputy for children and Young People: Alicia Durbin, alicia@ipswichcm.org.uk, 07458301557

Safeguarding Deputy for Adults: Linda Vines, linda@ipswichcm.org.uk, 07458302514

7. LADO Factsheet

If you have any concerns about an ICM member of staff or volunteer please refer to the LADO Factsheet below.

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8. Resources

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