We take the safeguarding and care of children and vulnerable adults very seriously here at St John’s. If you need to talk to someone about a safeguarding issue, do not hesitate to get in touch:
Our Parish Safeguarding Officers are Pat Askey and Grant Vanstone.
Our Churchwarden are Frances Hazelgrove and Wendy Malseed.
Interim Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, Moira Murray Phone 020 7939 9423 or
Assistant Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, Marie Daly Phone 020 7939 9441
or 07946 255295
If you need information to get help with child and adult safeguarding issues, you can also call:
NSPCC Child Protection Helpline if you’re worried about a child.: 0808 800 5000
Childline if you’re a child or young person: 0800 1111
National Domestic Violence Helpline if you’re experiencing domestic abuse.: 0808 2000 247
Samaritans if you feel you are struggling to cope and need someone to talk to: 116 123
Action on Elder Abuse: 080 8808 8141 (free phone Monday to Friday 9- 5pm)
All helplines are 24-hour numbers and free to call.