At St Andrews we are committed to the safety of all our members and take Safeguarding seriously.
All of our Clergy, Children’s and Youth Leaders, Lay Pastoral Assistants, Readers, Head Server, Tower Captain, Choir Master and Churchwardens hold current enhanced DBS checks appropriate to their role and receive regular safeguarding training.
The links below can used to view Safeguarding Policy Information from the Church of England, the Diocese of Bath and Wells, and our own Safeguarding Policy
Our Safeguarding person is Alison Perry. If you have any concerns about the possible abuse of a child, young person or vulnerable adult, please contact Alison via e-mail or call 01823 278571. In her absence if the matter is urgent please contact the Vicar, Reverend Robin Lodge on 01823 352471
You can also contact one of the following organisations who can provide support for those suffering abuse.
Childline 0800 1111 (for children)
Silverline 0800 4 70 80 90 (for older people)
Family Lives (formerly Parentline) 0800 800 2222