​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

Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds, so that you may discern what is the will of God—what is good and acceptable and perfect.

Romans 12:2

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