What to do if



• If 
you have a safeguarding concern
then please contact our Benefice Safeguarding Officer:

Ghislaine Lakin-Hall

• 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 a child and are worried about online sexual abuse or the way someone has been communicating with you online? Make a report to one of CEOP's Child Protection Advisors

• If you are an adult and you need to access support about something that is happening to you or has happened in the past, 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

• If you need to contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Team, please click on this link.

• If you need to report a safeguarding concern to the statutory authorities in Sussex, please click on this link, then 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.

Diocese of Chichester Safeguarding


To view our Safeguarding Policy please 
(last updated April 2019)



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