St John's, Greenhill, Harrow

Safeguarding

Our Statement on Safeguarding Children and Adults at Risk

In accordance with the House of Bishops’ Policy Statements Promoting a Safer Church (2017) and Protecting All God’s Children (4th edition, 2010) and the Diocesan Safeguarding Policy Promoting a Safer Diocese (2018) our church is committed to:

The Parish will:

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

(Adopted by the Parochial Church Council, most recently on 15 May 2024)

Derek Biddle

Church Safeguarding Officer

Our Safeguarding Officer, Derek Biddle, is the first person to speak to if you have any concerns around the welfare of a child or vulnerable adult. You can contact him on 077 6869 5040.

Important telephone numbers:

Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers: 020 7932 1224 safeguarding@london.anglican.org

Thirtyone:Eight’s 24-hour helpline: 0303 003 1111

Family Lives: 0808 800 222

Childline: 0800 1111