As part of The Diocese of Southwark, St Andrew’s Church is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. St Andrew’s takes its safeguarding policy very seriously, and by following correct procedures and policies laid out by the Southwark Diocese, seeks to maintain a safe and welcoming environment for all.
More information on Safeguarding on the Southwark Diocese website can be found here: http://southwark.anglican.org/safeguarding/
The Diocese of Southwark have published ‘A Safe Church’ manual which includes Diocesan policies, procedures and guidelines for safeguarding children and adults who may be vulnerable, and responding to domestic abuse. ‘A Safe Church’ can be read or downloaded here.