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We are committed to safeguarding children, young people and adults and creating protective and supportive environments where all people, and especially those who may be vulnerable, are able to worship and pursue their faith journey in safety.

Click here to view the latest All Saints' Safeguarding Policy.

We follow the national legal and procedural framework for safeguarding children and adults, and Church of England policy and practice.

If you have a safeguarding concern about an adult or child involved with Botley, Curdridge or Durley churches, please contact our Safeguarding Lead, Elizabeth Townsend, via email at  or telephone All Saints' Church on 01489 782445.

The Diocese of Portsmouth's Safeguarding Advisory Team 02392899665

Local authority children's services out of hours 03005551373

Local authority adult services out of hours 03005551386

Immediate danger of harm for child or adult contact the Police 101 or 999


More information on Promoting a Safer Church is available from the Church of England 

Information for Volunteers

We follow the Portsmouth Diocesan Guidelines for working with children and vulnerable adults. Depending on the role you may be asked to complete DBS clearance checks and provide referees and attend some safeguarding training courses

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