Safeguarding

We, at REACH at Gillingham Pier, are committed to the Safeguarding of Children and Adults and the team are DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) checked, have undergone the necessary safeguarding training and have adopted the Diocese of Rochester's policies and best practices.

If you have information about a safeguarding situation where a child or adult is in immediate danger, please call 999 without delay.

 If you have any other concerns about safeguarding within our community, please contact: 

Jo Whittaker

Parish Safeguarding Officer for Children & Vulnerable Adults and Lead Recruiter

Tel: 07730 677465

Email: reach.pier@gmail.com

Diocese of Rochester Safeguarding Team

Janice Keen

Bishop's Advisor for Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults

Tel: 01634 560000

Email: janice.keen@rochester.anglican.org

Greg Barry

Deputy Safeguarding Advisor

Tel: 01634 560000

Email: greg.barry@rochester.anglican.org

Alison Jones

Safeguarding Administrator

Tel: 01634 560000

Email: alison.jones@rochester.anglican.org

Some Useful Contacts and Helplines:

Social Services for Adults and Children:   01634 334466 during office hours : 03000 419191 out of hours

NSPCC:   0808 800 5000

Childline:   0800 1111

Stop It Now:   0808 1000 900

National Association for People Abused in Childhood (NAPAC):   0808 801 0331       

Samaritans:   116 123 

thirtyone:eight (formerly CCPAS):   0303 003 11 11           

Family Lives:   0808 800 2222

National Domestic Violence Helpline:   0808 2000 247

Action on Elder Abuse:   0808 808 8141      

Contact

+44 7592 874322

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