Safeguarding our Children
and Vulnerable Adults

Updated 8Feb22

The Benefice is committed to safeguarding children, young people and adults and creating protective and supportive environments where all people, and especially those who may be vulnerable, are able to worship and pursue their faith journey in safety.

The Benefice, like Diocese of Portsmouth follows the national legal and procedural framework for safeguarding children and adults who may be at risk of harm, together with the national Church of England policies.
The Benefice’s Parish Policies and Procedures follow those set down by the Diocese of Portsmouth.

Benefice Safeguarding Policies and Procedures

Consolidated Safeguarding Statement and Policies: CLICK HERE

Procedures for dealing with disclosures: CLICK HERE

Health and Safety Policy: CLICK HERE

Annual Safeguarding Report March 2022 : CLICK HERE

Annual Safeguarding Report April 2021: CLICK HERE

 

Safeguarding Officer/ DBS Validating Officer:
Mrs Ali Pepper
01489 877928
Email here

or by post: The Rector,  The Rectory, Rectory Lane, Meonstoke, Southampton, Hants. SO32 3NF

In the event of a safeguarding concern contact Ali Pepper (or in her absence the Rector) and the Diocesan Safeguarding Officer Ian Berry on 07544 566850.

In an emergency call 999

The Diocesan Safeguarding Team can be contacted for routine matters such as policy at First Floor, Peninsular House, Wharf Road, Portsmouth PO2 8HB or 023 9289 9677
or for training issues contact Theresa Winship, who supports and co-ordinates the work of the team through administration and office support in all aspects of safeguarding, and is also a point of contact for DBS enquiries.
T:
023 9289 9665;
E: theresa.winship@portsmouth.anglican.org

Diocesan Safeguarding Materials

Church of England Safeguarding Materials

More Information

Applicants Guide to completing a DBS form

Upcoming events...

5th Sunday Services

May 29, 2022

When there is a fifth Sunday in the month, please look under 'Gathered Services' on the…

0800 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – BCP Holy Communion at Droxford

June 5, 2022

St Mary and All Saints' Church, Droxford

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

June 5, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1830 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – Evensong at Exton – Book of Common Prayer

June 5, 2022

The Church of St Peter and St Paul, Exton…

0800 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Meonstoke

June 12, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

June 12, 2022

St Mary and All Saints'…

1830 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Prayer in the Evening at Corhampton

June 12, 2022

Corhampton Church

0900 on the 3rd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Exton

June 19, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

June 19, 2022

Corhampton Church

5th Sunday Services

June 26, 2022

When there is a fifth Sunday in the month, please look under 'Gathered Services' on the…

0800 on the 4th Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Corhampton

June 26, 2022

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

June 26, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

0800 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – BCP Holy Communion at Droxford

July 3, 2022

St Mary and All Saints' Church, Droxford

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

July 3, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1830 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – Evensong at Exton – Book of Common Prayer

July 3, 2022

The Church of St Peter and St Paul, Exton…

0800 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Meonstoke

July 10, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

July 10, 2022

St Mary and All Saints'…

1830 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Prayer in the Evening at Corhampton

July 10, 2022

Corhampton Church

0900 on the 3rd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Exton

July 17, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

July 17, 2022

Corhampton Church

0800 on the 4th Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Corhampton

July 24, 2022

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

July 24, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

5th Sunday Services

July 31, 2022

When there is a fifth Sunday in the month, please look under 'Gathered Services' on the…

0800 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – BCP Holy Communion at Droxford

August 7, 2022

St Mary and All Saints' Church, Droxford

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

August 7, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1830 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – Evensong at Exton – Book of Common Prayer

August 7, 2022

The Church of St Peter and St Paul, Exton…

0800 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Meonstoke

August 14, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

August 14, 2022

St Mary and All Saints'…

1830 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Prayer in the Evening at Corhampton

August 14, 2022

Corhampton Church

0900 on the 3rd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Exton

August 21, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

August 21, 2022

Corhampton Church

5th Sunday Services

August 28, 2022

When there is a fifth Sunday in the month, please look under 'Gathered Services' on the…

0800 on the 4th Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Corhampton

August 28, 2022

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

August 28, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

0800 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – BCP Holy Communion at Droxford

September 4, 2022

St Mary and All Saints' Church, Droxford

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

September 4, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1830 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – Evensong at Exton – Book of Common Prayer

September 4, 2022

The Church of St Peter and St Paul, Exton…

0800 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Meonstoke

September 11, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

September 11, 2022

St Mary and All Saints'…

1830 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Prayer in the Evening at Corhampton

September 11, 2022

Corhampton Church

0900 on the 3rd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Exton

September 18, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

September 18, 2022

Corhampton Church

5th Sunday Services

September 25, 2022

When there is a fifth Sunday in the month, please look under 'Gathered Services' on the…

0800 on the 4th Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Corhampton

September 25, 2022

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

September 25, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

0800 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – BCP Holy Communion at Droxford

October 2, 2022

St Mary and All Saints' Church, Droxford

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

October 2, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1830 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – Evensong at Exton – Book of Common Prayer

October 2, 2022

The Church of St Peter and St Paul, Exton…

0800 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Meonstoke

October 9, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

October 9, 2022

St Mary and All Saints'…

1830 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Prayer in the Evening at Corhampton

October 9, 2022

Corhampton Church

0900 on the 3rd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Exton

October 16, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

October 16, 2022

Corhampton Church

0800 on the 4th Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Corhampton

October 23, 2022

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

October 23, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

5th Sunday Services

October 30, 2022

When there is a fifth Sunday in the month, please look under 'Gathered Services' on the…

0800 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – BCP Holy Communion at Droxford

November 6, 2022

St Mary and All Saints' Church, Droxford

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

November 6, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1830 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – Evensong at Exton – Book of Common Prayer

November 6, 2022

The Church of St Peter and St Paul, Exton…

0800 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Meonstoke

November 13, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

November 13, 2022

St Mary and All Saints'…

1830 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Prayer in the Evening at Corhampton

November 13, 2022

Corhampton Church

0900 on the 3rd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Exton

November 20, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

November 20, 2022

Corhampton Church

5th Sunday Services

November 27, 2022

When there is a fifth Sunday in the month, please look under 'Gathered Services' on the…

0800 on the 4th Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Corhampton

November 27, 2022

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

November 27, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

0800 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – BCP Holy Communion at Droxford

December 4, 2022

St Mary and All Saints' Church, Droxford

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

December 4, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1830 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – Evensong at Exton – Book of Common Prayer

December 4, 2022

The Church of St Peter and St Paul, Exton…

0800 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Meonstoke

December 11, 2022

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

December 11, 2022

St Mary and All Saints'…

1830 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Prayer in the Evening at Corhampton

December 11, 2022

Corhampton Church

0900 on the 3rd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Exton

December 18, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

December 18, 2022

Corhampton Church

5th Sunday Services

December 25, 2022

When there is a fifth Sunday in the month, please look under 'Gathered Services' on the…

0800 on the 4th Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Corhampton

December 25, 2022

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

December 25, 2022

The Church of St Peter…

0800 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – BCP Holy Communion at Droxford

January 1, 2023

St Mary and All Saints' Church, Droxford

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

January 1, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1830 on the 1st Sunday in the Month – Evensong at Exton – Book of Common Prayer

January 1, 2023

The Church of St Peter and St Paul, Exton…

0800 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Meonstoke

January 8, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

January 8, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1830 on the 2nd Sunday in the Month – Prayer in the Evening at Corhampton

January 8, 2023

Corhampton Church

0900 on the 3rd Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Exton

January 15, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

January 15, 2023

Corhampton Church

0800 on the 4th Sunday in the Month – Holy Communion (BCP) at Corhampton

January 22, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

January 22, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

5th Sunday Services

January 29, 2023

When there is a fifth Sunday in the month, please look under 'Gathered Services' on the…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

February 5, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

February 12, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

February 19, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

February 26, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

March 5, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

March 12, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

March 19, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

March 26, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

April 2, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

April 9, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

April 16, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

April 23, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

May 7, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

May 14, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

May 21, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

May 28, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

June 4, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

June 11, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

June 18, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

June 25, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

July 2, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

July 9, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

July 16, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

July 23, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

August 6, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

August 13, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

August 20, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

August 27, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

September 3, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

September 10, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

September 17, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

September 24, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

October 1, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

October 8, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

October 15, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

October 22, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

November 5, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

November 12, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

November 19, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

November 26, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

1030 on the 1st Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Meonstoke

December 3, 2023

St Andrew's Church, Meonstoke

1030 on the 2nd Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) in Droxford

December 10, 2023

St Mary and All Saints'…

1030 on the 3rd Sunday of the Month Sung Mattins (BCP) at Corhampton

December 17, 2023

Corhampton Church

1030 on the 4th Sunday of the Month – Sung Eucharist (Common Worship) at Exton

December 24, 2023

The Church of St Peter…

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