If you have a concern about the safety of someone or the actions of someone working with children or vulnerable adults, please speak to someone:

The Parish Safeguarding Representative for Holy Trinity is Mrs Vicki Scott;

The contact details for your Parish Safeguarding Representative 01237 473707


Please speak to your Parish Safeguarding Representative if you have any concerns for the well-being of a child or adult, or about the behaviour of someone towards a child or adult.

If you cannot reach your Parish Safeguarding Representative, please contact your parish clergy or the Diocesan Safeguarding Team:

Acting Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser: Costa Nassaris Tel: 01392 294969 Mobile: 07809 339501 Email Costa

Assistant Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser: James May Tel: 01392 345910 Mobile: 07889 542646 Email James

Acting Assistant Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser: Rebecca Lane Tel: 01392 294975 Mobile: 07889 542640 Email Rebecca

IMMEDIATE RISK OF HARM? If you believe somebody is at immediate risk of harm or that a crime has been committed, dial 999.

If you have serious concerns about an individual’s well-being, you should contact the relevant agencies:

Concerns about children: Devon Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH): 0345 155 1071

Concerns about adult: Devon - Care Direct: 0345 155 1007

Domestic Abuse Devon helpline for professionals and individuals: 0345 155 1074

Rape Crisis National: 0808 802 9999 Devon & Torbay: 01392 204174

Children who want to speak to someone about any concerns they have can call Childline: 0800 11 11

Please notify your Parish Safeguarding Representative and/or the Diocesan Safeguarding Team after contacting any of these agencies.