Safeguarding

At St. Mary's we're committed to the well-being of the children and vulnerable adults in our care.

 

Reporting Concerns

If our clergy, church wardens, volunteers or any member of the congregation have any safeguarding concerns, these must be immediately reported as follows:

Important contact numbers:

In an emergency: call 999

Parish Safeguarding Officer: Jill Hannington, 01993831827, safeguarding@stmaryscnorton.com

Diocesan Safeguarding Officer: Stuart Nimmo, 01865 208290, stuart.nimmo@oxford.anglican.org

Vicar: James Kennedy, 01608 646202

Churchwardens: Tim Woolcock/Graham Povey, churchwarden@stmaryscnorton.com

Oxfordshire County Council (Children): Kingfisher Team (sexual exploitation), 01865 309196/ MASH (Multi Agency Safeguarding Services), 0345 050 7666

Local Authority (Adults): Find info, including how to report, here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Further help can be found here:

  • NSPCC Child Protection Helpline: 0808 800 5000 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are worried about a child.
  • Child-line: 0800 1111 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are a child or young person and are worried about anything.
  • National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are experiencing domestic abuse.
  • Samaritans Helpline: 08457 90 90 90 (open 24 hours). Phone if you feel you are struggling to cope and need someone to talk to.
  • Action on Elder Abuse Helpline: 080 8808 8141 (free phone Monday to Friday 9-5pm).

What's happening soon?

Hymns of Praise Thu 17th Oct St. Mary's Church, Chipping Norton More info
Mini Movers Fri 18th Oct St. Mary's Primary School More info
Remix Fri 18th Oct Glyme Hall More info