St John’s Church takes seriously the well being of every person in our church community and values each equally. We have a Safeguarding Officer and a number of Children’s Champions who can be contacted in church or as below. We have systems in place to respond to concerns of abuse whether sexual, financial, emotional or any other kind. We subscribe to the Church of England policy on Promoting Safer Church, which you can find here: https://www.churchofengland.org/sites/default/files2017-12/promotingsaferchurchweb.pdf
The Safeguarding Officer and Children’s Champion have their photographs in church and can be easily contacted, you can also contact our Licensed Lay Minister Carole Bevis-Smith: 07768453931
You can also contact the Diocesan Safeguarding team at https:www.london.anglican.org/directory/safeguarding-team/and Childline on 08001111 24 hours a day.
Your safety and security are very important to us.
Pause for thought: “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life… John 3:16