Church of England Diocese of Exeter Holy Trinity Barnstaple

Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults

If you have a concern with regard to safeguarding a child or vulnerable adult at Holy Trinity please contact our Parish Safeguarding Officer, Rachel Keenan, 01271 374240,   [email protected] 

 If a child or adult is in immediate danger contact the police  999 or 101 if not urgent. 

If you are a young person and you feel unhappy about something happening to you, you can call Childline on

0800 11 11.

Vicar Rev. Paul Taylor  [email protected]    

Diocesan safeguarding adviser Charles Pitman   01392 345909

Assistant Diocesan safeguarding adviser Phill Parker 01392 294969

Local Council Children’s Services/Social Care MASH 0345 155 1071

Thirtyone:eight 24 hour helpline 0303 003 11 11

NHS 111 service - Non Urgent Health Care 111

Local General Hospital 01271 322577

Family Lives helpline (support for families) 0808 800 222

Care Direct (for adult abuse – Devon County 0345 155107