St Mary the Virgin, Bletchingley

Sharing Faith through Fellowship and Worship

Safeguarding

We take the safeguarding and care of our children and vulnerable adults very seriously at St Mary's. The following contact details may be useful to you.

Parish Safeguarding Officer  email

Churchwarden  email

Churchwarden  email


Diocesan Safeguarding Advisors

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 and Louise Vernon
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 

Key helpline information

  •  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's Safeguarding Policy  click here





  • St Mary the Virgin
  • Church Lane
  • Bletchingley
  • Surrey
  • RH1 4LP

01883 818324
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