Safeguarding our Children
and Vulnerable Adults

The Benefice takes its safeguarding seriously.  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 policy Protecting All God’s Children 2010 and for adults, Promoting a Safe Church 2006.
The Benefice’s Parish Policies and Procedures follow those set down by the Diocese of Portsmouth.

Our Safeguarding Statement, Policy and Training Policy, with our Health and Safety Policy can be found here

Safeguarding Officer/ DBS Validating Officer: Please contact The Rector

Telephone: 01489 877422         Email: rector.meonbridge@btinternet.com

Diocesan Safeguarding Handbook – In Safe Hands

Click here to access the Diocesan Safeguarding Handbook, ‘In Safe Hands’ which sets out the Safeguarding policies and procedures for the Diocese of Portsmouth.

Safeguarding Matters – Newsletters

Click here for the latest Safeguarding Newsletter December 2016

Click here to access the Safeguarding Matters Newsletters

More Information

Click below for more information relating to the protection of children and adults who may be at risk:

DBS (including new arrangements in response to DBS changes)

Applicants Guide to completing a DBS form

POLICY, PROCEDURES & PRACTICE: Safeguarding Handbook ‘In Safe Hands’

Upcoming events...

Wednesday Morning Prayer

September 26, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

September 27, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

October 2, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

October 3, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

October 3, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

October 4, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Harvest Holy Communion and Thanksgiving Service with lunch

October 7, 2018

Please do join us for a beautiful family friendly harvest communion service at St. Andrew's Church, Meonstoke; followed by…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

October 9, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

October 10, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

October 10, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

October 11, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Churchyard Clear-Up

October 13, 2018

Grab your gardening gloves and a broom and join us for the annual churchyard clear-up. No experience necessary! Refreshments…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

October 16, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

October 17, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

October 17, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

October 18, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

October 23, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

October 24, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

October 24, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

October 25, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

October 30, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

October 31, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

October 31, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

November 1, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

November 6, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

November 7, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

November 7, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

November 8, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

November 13, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

November 14, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

November 14, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

November 15, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

November 20, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

November 21, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

November 21, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

November 22, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

November 27, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

November 28, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

November 28, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

November 29, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

December 4, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

December 5, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

December 5, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

December 6, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

December 11, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

December 12, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

December 12, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

December 13, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

December 18, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

December 19, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

December 19, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

December 20, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Tuesday Morning Prayer

December 25, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Morning Prayer

December 26, 2018

08.30 to 09.00 Join us for a quiet time of prayer to start your day.

Wednesday Evening Prayer

December 26, 2018

17:00 to 17:30 Round your busy day off with some time to reflect and give thanks.

Thursday Said Holy Communion

December 27, 2018

Join us for a peaceful Communion service in the beautiful Lady Chapel at 10am. Coffee is served afterwards and all are always…

Church Fête

July 6, 2019

Do please join us to show your support for the annual Meonstoke, Corhampton and Exton Church Fête; this year to be held…

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