The Church of the Ascension takes seriously the well being of every person in our church community and values each equally. We have a Safeguarding Officer and a Children's Champions who can be contacted in church. We have systems in place to respond to concerns of abuse whether sexual, financial, emotional of any other kind. We subscribe to the Church of England policy on Promoting Safer Church, which you can find here;

The Safeguarding Officer and Children's Champion have been elected by the PCC and their photographs and contact details are available in church they can be easily contacted. You can also contact the Vicar, The Reverend Prebendary Olwen Field, at or 020 8904 4062.

You can also contact the Diocesan Safeguarding team at

and childline on 08001111 24 hours a day.

Your safety and security are very important to us.