Church of England Diocese of Exeter Holsworthy

Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults

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:

Parish Safeguarding Representative for St Peter and St Paul's is Sue Bumby 01409 254023 and Helen Young 01409 259345.

The link to the Diocesan Safeguarding Team’s contact details is; https://exeter.anglican.org/resources/safeguarding/safeguarding-team

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

Other contacts that may be helpful;

Concerns about Children – Devon MASH (Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub) – 0345 155 1071

Concerns about Adults – Devon – Care Direct – 0345 155 1007

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

Rape Crisis – Devon – 0808 802 9999

The Holsworthy Policy document can be found here: https://www.holsworthybenefice.org.uk/content/pages/documents/1551459325.pdf