SAFEGUARDING

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St Saviour’s Anglican Church is COMMITTED to

  • The care, nurture, and respectful pastoral ministry of all children, young persons and adults
  • The safeguarding and protection of all who may be vulnerable
  • Building up safe, caring communities with a loving environment
  • Looking out for abuse
  • Making sure our staff are trained to protect vulnerable people
  • Preventing abuse by actively promoting safeguarding
  • Responding to every concern seriously
  • Listening to concerns
  • Passing any concern on to the right authorities – our Diocese, local agencies or the police
  • Cooperating with others to spot abuse and stop it before it happens
  • Seeking to work with anyone who has suffered abuse, helping and caring for them
  • Seeking to challenge any abuse of power, especially by anyone in a position of trust
  • Seeking to offer pastoral care and support, including supervision and referral to the proper authorities, to any member of our church community known to have offended against a child, young person or vulnerable adult.

For more information or to let us know about abuse, please contact

Safeguarding Officer Peter Mensah (English, +371 29 614 476)

or Vladimirs Slavs (Latvian, Russian, +371 26 403 857)

Chaplain Jana Jeruma-Grinberga (+371 26 531 409)

Confidential phone (in the UK) +44 (0)207 898 1163

And for more information, see the Diocesan Safeguarding Page

Diocesan Safeguarding Newsletter