Policies and Procedures

We take the safeguarding and care of children and vulnerable adults very seriously at St Mary Magdalene with St Martin.

Our Parish Safeguarding Officer is Karen Payne who can be contacted on 020 8656 6438 and our Churchwardens’ contact details are:

Chris Gee 020 8688 9166

Isabella Lisk 07711 728821

 

The Diocesan Safeguarding Team

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 marie.daly@southwark.anglican.org

020 7939 9441 Mobile 07946 255295

Louise Vernon louise.vernon@southwark.anglican.org

020 7939 9462 Mobile 07946 255622

Helplines

Croydon Children’s Services: 020 8726 6400 (open 24 hours). Phone if you are worried about a child being harmed or neglected.

Croydon Adults Services: 020 8726 6500 (open 24 hours). Phone if you are worried about an adult.

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).

 

St Mary Magdalene Church Policy and Procedure documents

Safeguarding policy - children

Safeguarding policy - vulnerable adults

St Mary Magdalene with St Martin Disciplinary Procedure

St Mary Magdalene with St Martin Complaints and Grievances Procedure

Responding to Domestic Abuse