Church of England Diocese of Rochester Ightham

Safeguarding

Here at St Peter's, we are committed to creating a safe church for all.

We have adopted the Bishop's 'Promoting a Safer Church' safeguarding Policy Statement for Children, Young People and Adults which can be viewed here.

Our Safeguarding Officer is Finley Lawson. If you have a concern about safeguarding, please contact Finn on 07796 783013‬ or email [email protected] 

You are also welcome to talk through any concerns with the Revd Tim Hatwell 01732 886827 or 07799601546 or email [email protected]

In an emergency please contact the police on 999.

Other useful contacts:

Janice Keen, Diocesan safeguarding Officer: 01634 560000 or 07787 445032 jani[email protected]

Kent Social Services: 0300 0411111

Childline: 0800 1111

NSPCC: 0808 800 5000

Stop It Now: 0808 1000 900

NAPAC: 0808 801 0331

Samaritans: 116 123

Family Lives: 0808 800 2222

National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247

Action On Elder Abuse: 080 8808 8141