The Parish of Swaythling is committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of everyone within our church community.

Immediate Risk – If you are concerned that a child or vulnerable adult may be at immediate risk, contact the Police on 999

Local Contact Details for Designated Persons
Vicar: Revd Peter Dockree
023 8055 4231

Diocese of Winchester Contact Details: Registering a Concern
01962 737317


Out of Hours Service
If you need immediate advice or help on Monday to Friday 6pm – 8am or on weekend and Bank Holidays please call 0300 555 1373

Links to our Safeguarding Policy and other Safeguarding documents are below:

Swaythling parish safeguarding Policy (last updated July 2021)
Dealing with safeguarding allegations (Nov 2018)
Swaythling Parish Volunteer Code of Conduct (Jan 2019)
Safeguarding Concerns form

The diocesan information on safeguarding may be accessed here: