The PCC is committed to ensuring that we support, nurture, protect and safeguard all of our church community, especially the young and vulnerable. We act within current legislation, guidance and national frameworks as well as the Guildford Diocesan Safeguarding procedures. Full details can be found on the Diocesan website.

See here for the ASSM Parish Safeguarding Policy Statement May 2020

If you have any concerns about a child or vulnerable adult in the parish, they can be reported in confidence to our Parish Safeguarding Officer; Alison Thomas, contactable through the Parish Office.

Alternatively, speak to Rev Tara Hellings or direct to the Diocesan Safeguarding team.

Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, Ian Berry

Tel: 07544 566850  


Additional safeguarding contact information is available here