Crowhurst Christian Healing Centre takes seriously

its safeguarding responsibilities. 


If you have safety or welfare concern related to your visit or stay at CCHC’ then please contact our safeguarding officer:

Suzanne Owen, Chaplain                                                                                                Telephone: 01424 830204                                                                                                     


You can read our safeguarding policies here (our Safeguarding Children policy is currently being updated) 


Other useful numbers

If you are a child and you need to talk to someone about things that are happening to you that you don’t like, please click on this link which takes you the Childline website, or telephone Childline on 0800 1111

If you are an adult and you need to access support about something that is happening to you, please click on this link to find out how you can do that. Scroll down to find links to various support organisations for you to contact.

If you need to contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Team, please click on this link.

If you need to report a safeguarding concern to the statutory authorities in Sussex, please click on this link, click on the option on the left that most describes the situation you are concerned about, and follow the advice and further links you find there. Please remember to contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Team as well once you have contacted the statutory authorities.



Please see our COVID-19 risk assessment (updated 25th March 2021).

Please see our Privacy Notice which gives information about how we keep your information secure

Crowhurst Christian Healing Centre is a COVID-19 secure venue.

How we continue to keep you safe - November 2021 update

We recommend that all staff and guests wear face coverings (including in the Chapels), keep social distancing and maintain regular handwashing/sanitisation in and around the Centre.

Residential Stays

Upon checking-in for a residential stay, guests will be asked a number of YES/NO questions relating to COVID symptoms and their temperature taken.   

The Art Room is open for residential guests. 


Seating in the Chapels has been increased and includes some socially distanced seating.   Singing is permitted during services (whilst wearing masks).  Communion and rail ministry are available at some of our services. 

Howard’s Well

We will continue to display Track and Trace QR Codes for Howard’s Well guests. 

We remain committed to high standards of premises cleaning and keeping indoor spaces well ventilated.  Staff continue to complete Lateral Flow Testing twice per week, report their temperature and answer a number of YES/NO questions relating to COVID symptoms on a daily basis.

We continue to monitor the situation on a daily basis.

For more information about how we are ensuring CCHC remains COVID safe, please see our COVID 19 risk assessment.