At St. Andrew’s Church we take our safeguarding responsibilities seriously and we are committed to ensuring that our church is a safe places for all.
If you or someone you are concerned about is in immediate danger, please call the police on 999.
Alternatively, you may find information you need on these pages, which point you to our current policies and the contact details to go to if you are concerned about someone.
COVID-19 EPIDEMIC – In the current situation the following document has been published by the Church of England regarding safeguarding and our responsibilities to one another.
There is a short video from the NHS which urges us everyone to be aware of signs of vulnerable people in our communities and to speak up when we have concerns.
The Diocese of Rochester provides us with advice and guidance from Greg Barry, who is the Bishop’s Advisor for Safeguarding Children and Adults at risk of harm. [email protected]. We can also contact CCPAS (Churches’ Child Protection Advisory Service) www.ccpas.co.uk.
St Andrew’s Contacts – Carol Williams and Felicity Lusted are our Safeguarding leads.
Telephone number 07955 804104 or Email [email protected]