​The contacts and processes to report a safeguarding concern or incident.


The ​two following documents should be used to refer a safeguarding concern.




If an immediate risk of harm: Phone 999

If not an immediate risk of harm: Phone 101

Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser

Mobile: 07544566850


MASH Tel: 01329316113

MASH Email:

MASH Tel: 01329316113

MASH Email:

MASH Tel: 01329316113

MASH Email:

MASH Tel: 01329316113

MASH Email: Hampshire.MASH.admin@hampshire.pnn.police.

Surrey County Council

Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)

For both children and adults

Tel: 03004709100


Hampshire County Council

MASH Tel: 01329 316113

MASH Email:

Adult services

Tel: 03005551686

Children's Services 

Tel: 03005551384

Out of Hours Tel: 03005551373


Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)

For reporting concerns and allegations relating to those working with children.

Surrey County Council LADO - 0300 200 1006

Hampshire County Council LADO – 01962 876364

Diocesan Safeguarding ​​Adviser

Ian Berry, the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, is available for immediate advice relating to
  • Any church member informing a vicar or rector that they/someone else has a history of offending
  • Any invitations to attend Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPA) meetings or place a released offender in church
  • Concerns about the behaviour or conduct of someone in a church
IanBerry1 Ian Berry

Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser (Child and Adult Protection)

0754 456 6850