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Clergy Safety

The Diocese of London is committed to providing a safe working environment for clergy and accredited lay workers and to equipping them to minister safely. This article contains guidance for clergy.

Diocesan visitors

Practical and emotional support is available for a clergy spouse in a marriage under stress or breakdown. In strict confidentiality, help is given and information provided concerning housing, budgeting and sources of funds.

Disaster Recovery Planning

Emergency procedures for minimizing health and safety hazards in churches.


Advice for reducing the risks associated with flooding in church buildings, and actions to take in an emergency.

Media scrum following a major incident

Major incident advice for churches

How to prepare for major incidents and what to do on the day, as churches are called on to be places of shelter, hospitality and humanitarian assistance.

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