Safeguarding in the Benefice of Dawlish with Holcombe and Cofton

If you have a concern about the safety of someone or the actions of someone working with children or vulnerable adults, please speak to someone:

The Safeguarding officer at St Gregory's is:

Will Halse
Tel number: 07974 755926


The Safeguarding officer at St George's is Barbara Rains: 01626 776760

The Safeguarding officer at St Mary's is Mrs P A Foster: 01626 891486 or emailed at


You may also contact the Parish Administrator for further information regarding Safeguarding or to be put into contact with the appropriate Safeguarding officer:

Sabrina Andrews: via the church office: 01626 864322


The link to the Diocesan Safeguarding Team’s contact details - or you may contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Team on 01392 345909 / 294969.

If you are a young person and you feel unhappy about something happening to you, you can call Childline on 0800 11 11.


Teignbridge Safeguarding Contacts:

If you believe someone might be in immediate danger, call 999.

For concern about adults, call Care Direct on 0345 155 1007.

For concern about children and young people, call the Devon Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) on 0345 155 1071.


Safeguarding Documents:

St. Gregs - Parish-Responding-to-Safeguarding-Allegations-or-Concerns-Procedure




Other useful links:


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