We take the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults very seriously at St Martin’s Church in the team parish of Morden.

St Martin’s Contact details

Safeguarding officer: Alleyne Bartram: abartram@outlook.com
Church Warden: Brian Birch: warden.stmartins@outlook.com

Diocesan officers

Diocesan Safeguarding adviser:
Kate Singleton: kate.singleton@soutwark.anglican.org 020 7939 9423 (office hours) or 07982 279713 (out of hours).

Assistant safeguarding officers:
Marie Daly: marie.daly@southwark.anglican.org 020 7939 9441 (office hours) or 07947 255622 (out of hours)
Louise Vernon: louise.vernon@southwark.anglican.org 020 7939 9462 (office hours) or 07946 255622 (out of hours)

Other useful contacts:

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: 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 (Freephone Monday to Friday 9- 5pm).

Safeguarding policy

We follow the Diocesan Safeguarding policy, “A safe Church”, which can be viewed here.

Please click here to read our Parish safeguarding policies.