The care and protection of children, young people and vulnerable adults involved in church activities is the responsibility of the whole church. Everyone who participates in the life of the church has a role to play in promoting a Safer Church for all.

If you have information about a safeguarding situation where a child or adult is in immediate danger or requires immediate medical attention call the emergency services on 999. Do not delay.

If you are worried about someone, please contact our Parish Safeguarding Officer or the Diocese Safeguarding Officer using the contact details below:

Victoria Morten                     Parish Safeguarding Officer            [email protected]

Karen Galloway                     Diocese Safeguarding Officer         07785 621319 (available 08:00-20:00)

General safeguarding enquires can be sent to: [email protected]

More information can be found on the Diocese website, here.

Safeguarding Support - National Helplines:

Samaritans – 116 123

NSPCC – 0808 800 5000

Childline – 0800 1111

Stop it Now – 0808 1000 900

NAPAC – 0808 801 0331

Family Lives – 0808 800 2222

National Domestic Violence Helpline – 0808 2000 247

Action on Elder Abuse – 0808 808 8141