This Benefice is committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of the children and people of all ages in our church community. If you have a concern please contact the Benefice directly using the Contact Us page, and your enquiry will be sent straight to the Rector in the strictest confidence.

If you prefer you can contact the Diocesan Safeguarding team

Safeguarding Policy
Promoting a safer church

In accordance with the Church of England Safeguarding Policy our churches are committed to:

The Parishes will:

Each person who works within this church community will agree to abide by this policy and the guidelines established by this church.

This benefice has appointed Parish Safeguarding Officers for each parish, the details of which can be found on the respective Church notice boards. These details are not published online for reasons of data privacy.

Incumbent: Revd. Talisker Tracey-MacLeod

Finding support

We understand reporting abuse may be very difficult. Below is a list of other agencies that are available to assist through specialist helplines and services:

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).