Safeguarding

Your safety and security are very important to us.

At our annual parish meeting the following members of St Mary’s congregation were elected to the following positions:

Safeguarding Officer:  Sharon Dennis (07588) 682984

Children’s Champion:  Linda Boakye (‭07504 340883‬)

Churchwarden: Roger Macklen (020 8961 2873)

All these individuals have their photographs and contact details displayed in church. 

You can also contact the Vicar, Fr Christopher, by email or telephone 020 8452 9713.

The PCC are required to review and re-adopt our Safeguarding Policy every year. Our current Safeguarding Policy Statement can be downloaded here:

If you are concerned in any way about a matter related to the safeguarding of children or vulnerable adults at St Mary’s, please do not hesitate to contact our Parish Safeguarding Officer, the Vicar, or either of the Churchwardens. You may prefer to contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Team, or the Police.

The PCC has adopted the House of Bishops’ statement, ‘Promoting a Safer Church: Safeguarding Policy Statement’, which can be downloaded here:

https://www.churchofengland.org/sites/default/files/2017-11/cofe-policy-statement.pdf

Other useful contact information

The Church of England have produced a poster with information about organisations who can offer advice and support for anyone who may need it. 

You can download this poster here. A copy of the poster, along with the Safeguarding Policy, is displayed in the church.

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