The contacts and processes to report a safeguarding concern or incident.
If an immediate risk of harm: Phone 999
If not an immediate risk of harm: Phone 101
Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
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
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