Angharad is our Safeguarding Officer and has had plenty of experience working in the education sector; she is well trained in the needs of safeguarding.
Angharad has participated in the necessary diocesan safeguarding training and has passed on valuable knowledge and information to the members of St Mary’s PCC.
If you have any concerns or queries regarding safeguarding at St Mary’s Fittleworth please don’t hesitate to contact Angharad – she will be happy to help.
Telephone: 01798 865570
The wellbeing and safety of all the members of the congregation are very important to us at St Mary’s and we’ve been working hard to make sure we have good practices in place to ensure that we are doing our very best in protecting both young and old members of our church. If you would like to see our safeguarding policy then please do click on the button below. If you have a child under the age of 18 who you hope to attend one of our young peoples’ groups then please also find the appropriate permission forms below.
- If you are a child and you need to talk to someone about things that are happening to you that you don’t like, please click on this link which takes you the Childline website, or telephone Childline on 0800 1111
- If you are an adult and you need to access support about something that is happening to you, please click on this link to find out how you can do that. Scroll down to find links to various support organisations for you to contact. https://safeguarding.chichester.anglican.org/Ihavebeenabused/
- If you need to contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Team, please click on this link. https://safeguarding.chichester.anglican.org/contacttheteam/
- If you need to report a safeguarding concern to the statutory authorities in Sussex, please click on this link, click on the option on the left that most describes the situation you are concerned about, and follow the advice and further links you find there. Please remember to contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Team as well once you have contacted the statutory authorities. https://safeguarding.chichester.anglican.org/whatdoidoif/