Safeguarding

Our Commitments

• Promoting a safer environment and culture

• Safely recruiting and supporting all those with any responsibility related to children and vulnerable adults

• Responding promptly to every safeguarding concern or allegation

• Caring pastorally for victims/survivors of abuse or other affected persons

• Caring pastorally for those who are the subject of concerns/allegations of abuse and other affected persons

• Responding to those that may pose a present risk

If you are concerned that someone you know is at risk of, or is being abused, or presents a risk to others, please seek advice from a Safeguarding Adviser or if necessary report the matter to the Local Authority Social Care Services or the Police without delay.

Local Contacts

Name: Ken Flood

Role: Rector at St Clement's

Tel: 0161 881 3063

Email: k.flood@stclement-chorlton.org.uk


Name: Ruth Gent

Role: Parish Safeguarding Officer

Tel: 07891 351545

E-mail: r.gent@stclement-chorlton.org.uk


Name: Abbey Clephane-Wilson

Role: Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser

Tel: 0161 828 1451

E-mail: AbbeyClephane-Wilson@manchester.anglican.org


National Helplines


  • NSPCC: 0808 800 5000
  • Childline: 0800 1111
  • Stop It Now: 0808 1000 900
  • NAPAC: 0808 801 0331
  • Samaritans: 116 123
  • Family Lives: 0808 800 2222
  • National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247
  • Action On Elder Abuse: 080 8808 8141