The parish of Christ Church, Broad Green takes the Safeguarding and care of Children and Vulnerable adults very seriously. 

If you have any concerns or need to talk to anyone, please find contact details below for our Parish Safeguarding Officer and Church Wardens.

Parish Safeguarding Officer -  Ernest Johnson Tel:  07904584243, Email-

Church Wardens - Kim Sharkie, Church office 02086497620                        

Vicar - Rev Les Jesudason, 02086497620


Southwark Diocese Safeguarding contacts;

If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm, contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, Hugh Constant on 020 7939 9423 (office hours) or 07982 279713.

If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

Diocese Safeguarding duty line 02038746743

Marie Daly- 020 7939 9441 Mobile 07946 255295

Louise Vernon- 020 7939 9462 Mobile 07946 255622

Below are details on where to get help with child and adult safeguarding issues (key national helplines)

 NSPCC Child Protection Helpline: 0808 800 5000 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are worried about a child.

 Child-line: 0800 1111 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are a child or young person and are worried about anything.

National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are experiencing domestic abuse.

 Samaritans Helpline: 116 123 (open 24 hours). Phone if you feel you are struggling to cope and need someone to talk to.

  Action on Elder Abuse Helpline: 080 8808 8141 ( free phone Monday to Friday 9- 5pm).

Details of Southwark Diocese Safeguarding policies can be found at;

A Safe Church