Safeguarding & Inclusion

St Peter’s is committed to The Diocese of Sodor and Man policy for the safeguarding, nurture and care of everyone within our Island church community.

Registering a concern

If you or someone you know are concerned that a child or vulnerable adult is at risk or has been harmed, or are concerned about the behaviour of someone towards children or vulnerable adults, contact the

Parish Safeguarding Officer

Valerie Coole

Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser

Tony Connell

Diocesan Safeguarding Support Officer

Lisa Morris

Useful Links

Church of England Safeguarding

Parish Safeguarding Handbook

’Promoting a Safer Church’ 

Isle of Man Constabulary – Public Protection Unit (PPU): 01624 631499 (24 hours)

NSPCCChild 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 you 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 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)