Safeguarding

The Parish of St Luke's and St Mark's is committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of everyone within the Parish community and we promote a safer environment and culture. 

 

The Parish accepts and adopts in full the contents of the Church of England's Safeguarding Policy.
Please click on our Policy Statement below.
 

Who can I contact?

If you are concerned and want to talk to someone, please don't hesitate to make contact with Elizabeth (our local Safeguarding Offer), or Jackie who oversees safeguarding across the Diocese.

Elizabeth Foulds - Safeguarding Officer for St Luke's and St Mark's

Jackie Rowlands - Diocesan Safeguarding Officer

Out of Hours / Immediate advice

  • t: ​0300 555 1373

Safeguarding Emergency situation

  • call the police on 999

Further help

Children’s Services

For urgent help and advice Hampshire’s out of hours service. Call: 0300 555 1384

 

Vulnerable adults

Keeping yourself or someone you care for safe whilst self-isolating - guide from Hampshire Safeguarding Adults Board

 

Domestic abuse helplines

We know that COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has had a serious impact on the lives of women, children and men experiencing domestic abuse. Financial pressure, fears over losing jobs, school closures, working from home and pressures on our day-to- day lives have only increased incidents of domestic abuse. You can reach out for help from the contacts below:

 

  • Hampshire Domestic Abuse Service – 03300 165112 

  • National Domestic Abuse Helpline – 0808 2000 247

Please click the button below to see our Safeguarding handbook