We take the safeguarding and care of children and vulnerable adults very seriously at Christchurch.

 

Our Parish Safeguarding Officers are JEAN CARVER and SIMON KEEN.  Their contact details can be obtained from Rev Phil Brooks on 020 8642 2757 / vicar@suttonteamministry.org

Our Churchwardens are CATHERINE KEEN and JOHN MITCHELL.  Their contact details can be obtained from Rev Phil Brooks on 020 8642 2757 / vicar@suttonteamministry.org

Click here to view Christ Church Sutton's Safeguarding Policy.

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Sutton local authority

MASH (Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub ): 020 8770 6001). For first referrals of children or adults.

Diocese of Southwark

Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, Kate Singleton kate.singleton@southwark.anglican.org 020 7939 9423 Mobile 07982 279713 (for urgent matters out of hours)

Assistant Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers, Marie Daly and Louise Vernon

marie.daly@southwark.anglican.org 020 7939 9441 Mobile 07946 255295

louise.vernon@southwark.anglican.org 020 7939 9462 Mobile 07946 255622

 

https://southwark.anglican.org/safeguarding/diocesan-policies-and-procedures

National helplines

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).

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