Church of England Diocese of Exeter Abbotsham


St Helen's takes safeguarding very seriously and the PCC have adopted the Exeter Diocese Safeguarding Handbook, promoting a safer Church.

Safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults is the responsibility of us all whether they are in the communities in which we live or part of our Christian family.

If you have a concern regarding a child, young person or adult who may be at risk of harm please speak to our Parish Safeguarding Officer: Barry Hosken T:01237 473976

Alternatively, you may wish to contact our Team Rector, Revd. Derek Arnold T: 01237 721723

The Diocesan Safeguarding Team’s contact details can be found at this link:

If you are a young person and you feel unhappy about something happening to you, you can call Childline on 0800 11 11.