Community

All Saints' encourages its members' participation in services and the running of the church.

If you are interested in serving, reading, leading the intercessions, arranging flowers, cleaning the church or becoming a eucharistic minister, please contact the Vicar.

Please contact the focal points listed below for work with young people or if you are interested in the healing and listening ministries of All Saints'.

Safeguarding 

Welcome to the parish church of All Saints’ Blackheath.  As a church community, we would like everyone to feel safe whilst with us.  If you want to know more, please don’t hesitate to contact any one of the following:

Vicar: Father Nicholas vicar@allsaintsblackheath.org  or 020 8852 4280 or
Church Wardens: Cherry Almond and Deborah Dorrance-King warden@allsaintsblackheath.org
Safeguarding Officers:  
Sue Heath  yg@allsaintsblackheath.org  
Helen Lawson  sarahhelenlawson@yahoo.co.uk 
Diocesan Safeguarding Officer: Kate Singleton on 020 7939 9423 (office hours); mobile 07982 279713 (mobile for out of hours, or if unavailable on landline) or kate.singleton@southwark.anglican.org   

If you are interested in helping in any way, we ask you to complete a short application form and to consent to the Disclosure and Barring Service check.  We follow the procedures and guidelines outlined in “A Safe Church” produced by the Diocese of Southwark.  A copy of the Diocesan Handbook for working with children, young people and vulnerable adults is available to borrow from one of the above.  All our leaders and helpers aim to follow the guidelines and practices, to be found in:
 www.southwark.anglican.org/what/safeguarding-people and
www.southwark.anglican.org/what/diocesan-policies-procedures

If you are worried about anything, it could be something big or something small - don't bottle it up.  It can really help if you talk to someone.  If there is something on your mind, please talk to one of the people listed above 
or contact ChildLine on 0800 1111

or the Samaritans on 08457 90 90 90. The nearest Samaritans branch to visit is at 1-5 Angus Street London SE14 6LU but please ring 020 8692 5228 during office hours to make an appointment.

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