Safeguarding

Upcoming Events

Oct
23
Wed
9:00 am Buckland Kiddiwinks @ Buckland Chapel
Buckland Kiddiwinks @ Buckland Chapel
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Buckland Kiddiwinks @ Buckland Chapel | Buckland Monachorum | England | United Kingdom
Buckland Kiddiewinks is a fun and friendly playgroup for babies and children from birth to pre-school age, accompanied by their parents/carers. We are run by volunteer parents for play, activities and a chance to meet[...]
Oct
24
Thu
7:00 am Men’s prayer in the School @ St. Andrew's C of E School
Men’s prayer in the School @ St. Andrew's C of E School
Oct 24 @ 7:00 am – 7:45 am
Men's prayer in the School @ St. Andrew's C of E School | Buckland Monachorum | England | United Kingdom
Early morning prayer for local and personal needs, all men are very welcome to attend.
3:45 pm Rosemary Woodwark School of Dance @ Buckland Chapel
Rosemary Woodwark School of Dance @ Buckland Chapel
Oct 24 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
Rosemary Woodwark School of Dance @ Buckland Chapel
Ballet, tap Street and Jazz dance classes, starting at Buckland Chapel, and then moving to the school. During term time only.
Oct
27
Sun
9:15 am Morning Worship at Milton Combe @ Church of the Holy Spirit
Morning Worship at Milton Combe @ Church of the Holy Spirit
Oct 27 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Morning Worship at Milton Combe @ Church of the Holy Spirit | Milton Combe | England | United Kingdom
  An informal morning service of worship, with a  message and prayers for the community and beyond.    
10:30 am Holy Communion @ St. Andrew's Church
Holy Communion @ St. Andrew's Church
Oct 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Holy Communion @ St. Andrew's Church | Buckland Monachorum | England | United Kingdom
A service of Holy Communion, with worship, a message and prayers – everyone is most welcome!          

Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults If you have a concern about the safety of someone or the actions of someone working with children or vulnerable adults, please speak to someone.

  • The Parish Safeguarding representative for St. Andrew’s Buckland Monachorum is Mrs Trish Topham who can be contacted by telephone 01822 852163 or email: safeguarding@bucklandchurchdevon.co.uk
  • The Diocesan Safeguarding Team’s contact details can be found at – https://exeter.anglican.org/resources/safeguarding/safeguarding-team/
  • The Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser is Charles Pitman, telephone: 01392 345909
  • If you are a young person and you feel unhappy about something happening to you, you can call Childline on 0800 11 11
  • Other support agencies include: Plymouth Children’s Services 01752 308600 Out of hours 01752 346784 Plymouth Adult Services 01752 668000 Out of hours: 01752 346984 Plymouth Domestic Abuse Service 01752 252033 Rape crisis 0808 802 9999 NSPCC 0800 389 5344

The PCC and members of St. Andrew, Buckland Monachorum and Holy Spirit, Milton Combe are committed to support, nurture, protect and safeguard all, especially the young and the vulnerable. We recognise that our work with children, young people and vulnerable adults is the responsibility of the whole church community. We are fully committed to acting within current legislation, guidance, national frameworks and the Diocesan Safeguarding procedures. We will also act in an open, transparent and accountable way in working in partnership with the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, Children and Adult Social Care Services, the Police, Probation Services and other agencies to safeguard children and vulnerable adults. We welcome staff and volunteers who are recruited in accordance with House of Bishops’ Interim Guidelines on Safer Recruitment 2015. This means we will ensure that those who are employed or who volunteer to work with children, young people and vulnerable adults are suitable for the role, are fully DBS checked, trained, that they know what the role entails and are supported in carrying it out.

Our Safeguarding Representatives are:

  • Mrs Trish Topham  (01822 852163) and
  • Mrs Jane Oliver (01822 853960)

Please email us using the contact form and selecting “Safeguarding” from the dropdown menu.


You can access our full Safeguarding Policy document here

Link to the Diocese of Exeter Safeguarding policy: https://exeter.anglican.org/resources/safeguarding/