Church of England Diocese of Norwich Hoveton St. John

Safeguarding

Finding Support

Where a child or adult is at imminent risk, call 999.

Local authority number (Safeguarding Hub) 0344 800 8020

NSPCC Child Protection Helpline: 0808 800 5000 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are worried about a child.

Child-line: 0800 1111 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are a child or young person and are worried about anything.

National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 ((lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are experiencing domestic abuse.

Samaritans Helpline: 116 123 (open 24 hours). Phone if you feel you are struggling to cope and need someone to talk to.

Action on Elder Abuse Helpline: 080 8808 8141 ( free phone Monday to Friday 9-5pm)

Parish Safeguarding officer: Rev Elizabeth Jump 01603 784150

As the safeguarding officer is currently the Rector, please feel free to use this link to the Diocesan Safeguarding website and personnel if you would prefer that. https://www.dioceseofnorwich.org/about/safeguarding/