Chelsea Old Church is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults to worship in safety.

SAFEGUARDING POLICY 2024 can be seen here 


Mr Edmund Townend

Miss Louise Ireland

Safeguarding Officer

Mrs Kirsti Townend 

Our Safeguarding Officer is the first person to speak to if you have any concerns around the welfare of a child or adult at risk.


Children’s Champion

Mrs Naomi Leveson-Gower

The Children’s Champion is here to be an advocate for all children in all areas of Parish life, making sure their views are heard and their needs are thought of.



NSPCC 24 hr helpline:              0808 800 5000

Thirtyone:eight helpline:           0303 003 11 11  (previously CCPAS)

Childline:                                   0800 11 11

Family Lives                              0808 800 2222   (previously Parentline)

Diocese of London Safeguarding Team helpline:  020 7932 1224