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:  stmartinschurchoffice24@gmail.com
Church Warden:  Chris Scoffield:  warden.stmartins@outlook.com

Diocesan officers


Diocesan Safeguarding adviser:
Pamela Chisholm:  pamela.chisholm@southwark.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:  0808 808 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.