The parish of Herne Hill takes the safeguarding and care of children and vulnerable adults very seriously. Read more about our safeguarding policies here.
Our Parish Safeguarding Officers
We take the safeguarding and care of children and vulnerable adults very seriously at Herne Hill. Our Parish Safeguarding Officers can be contacted via below contact details.
Parish Safeguarding Officers
Lucy WilliamsSt Paul's Safeguarding Officer
Jennie BrindleySt Saviour's Safeguarding Officer
Here are some information about where to get help with child and adult safeguarding issues.
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.
Get help if suffering from abuse or violence.
Samaritans Helpline: 116 123 (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).
The Respect Phoneline provides confidential advice and support to help perpetrators stop being violent and abusive, and is free to call 0808 8024040.
Men’s Advice Line: 0808 801 0327
A confidential helpline for male victims of domestic violence and those supporting them.
Karma Nirvana: 0800 5999 247 Mon to Fri 9am–5pm
Supporting victims of honour based abuse and forced marriage.
Hour Glass: 0808 808 8141
Challenging the abuse of older people in all its forms.
Galop LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline: 0800 999 5428, www.galop.org.uk
Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers
Hugh ConstantDiocesan Safeguarding Adviser
020 7939 9423
020 3874 6743
(for urgent matters out of hours)
Marie DalynAssistant Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
020 7939 9441
Louise VernonAssistant Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
020 7939 9462