We take the safeguarding and care of children and vulnerable adults very seriously at St. John's and Holy Trinity. Our Parish Safeguarding Officers can be contacted on:

Christian Okoh  phone: 07881816340 email:

Sola Ogun  phone: 07720055135 email:

Holy Trinity PSO - Sue Chapman phone: 07804314255 email:

and or churchwardens can be contacted on:

Busola Ade-Ojo  phone: 07886543739 email:

Daniel Addo phone: 07921123126 email:

If you think a child or young person may be in immediate danger, call 999

Lewisham Children and Adults services: 020 8314 6660 out of hours 020 8314 6000

Key helpline information:

    • NSPCC Child 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 24hours). Phone if you are achild or young person and are worried about anything.
    • National domestic violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 (lines free and open 24hours). Phone if you are experiencing domestic abuse.
    • Samaritans Helpline: 116 123 (open 24hours). Phone if you feel 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).


Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers, Moira Murray is the interim Diocesan safegaurding adviser,  email: phone: 020 7939 9423 mobile 07982279713

Diocesan duty line for Safeguarding and for out of hours 020 3874 6743 

Assistant Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers:

Marie Daly 020 7939 9441 mobile 07946 255295

Louise Vernon 020 7939 9462 mobile 07946 255622


The Diocese of Southwark Safeguarding policies and information can be found at "A Safe Church"