The care and protection of children, young people and adults involved in Church activities is the responsibility of everyone who participates in the life of the Church.
If you are concerned that someone you know is at risk of, or is being abused, or presents a risk to others, please seek advice from a Safeguarding Adviser or if necessary report the matter to the Local Authority Social Care Services or the police without delay.
All Saints’ Oxhey Parochial Church Council (PCC) have agreed a safeguarding guidelines and policies for safeguarding children and adults who are vulnerable which can be downloaded here:
All Saints’ Oxhey PCC have adopted the the House of Bishops’ safeguarding policy statement ‘Promoting a Safer Church’ which can be downloaded here:
Promoting a Safer Church (pdf)
If there is immediate risk or danger please contact the police on 999.
Local Contacts available to speak to if you have any concerns:
All Saints’ Parish Safeguarding Officer: Sue Seaholme
Tel: 020 8386 3701
Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser: Jeremy Hirst
Tel: 01727 818106 / 07867 350886
Assistant Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser: Martyn Hedley
Tel: 01727 818107 / 07391 010033
Local Authority Social Services:
Hertfordshire County Council
Tel: 0300 123 4042 (concerns about adults)
Tel: 0300 123 4043 (concerns about children or young people)