What is Anna Chaplaincy?

Anna Chaplaincy offers spiritual care to older people, both in Care Homes and sheltered housing and those isolated in their own homes. Anna Chaplaincy also promotes their spiritual welfare in the wider community. Anna Chaplaincy is part of The Bible Reading Fellowship: www.brf.org.uk

AC Team 2024

How can I help?

Please pray for

  • Lizzie Elward, Sophie Lawley and Dave Pizzey as they step out in their new ministry
  • older people in spiritual need everywhere in our parish
  • for residents, loved ones and carers in: Cedar Court, Fernleigh, Merryfield, Middletown Grange, Millers Grange and Richmond Village.

To find out more information contact about becoming an Anna Friend or about the work of the Anna Chaplaincy team please contact julia@witneyparish.org.uk | 07929 618004


      If a child or adult is in immediate danger or requires immediate medical attention, call the emergency services on 999. If there are concerns about their immediate welfare, don’t delay: call Children and Adult’s Social care on 0345 050 7666 or the MASH Out of Hours Emergency Duty Team: 0800 833408. Also please inform one of Parish Safeguarding Team.
      For other safeguarding concerns please immediately inform our Parish Safeguarding Officer, Alison, on 07884 074812 or her Deputy, Sarah Jane, on 07506 515 952 or Pauline on 01993 648136. You can also email concerns to safeguarding@witneyparish.org.uk
      If you are unsure or worried about how serious a situation is, contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Team on 01865 208295 or safeguardingreferrals@oxford.anglican.org. For enquiries outside of operational hours, contact Thirtyone:eight on 0303 003 1111.

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    Contact Us

    Contact details

    Please contact the Benefice Office if you have any enquires for the five churches in our benefice: St Mary the Virgin, Church Green Witney Oxfordshire OX28 4AW | 01993 779 492 | office@witneyparish.org.uk 

    Church addresses 

    St Mary the Virgin Church Green Witney Oxfordshire OX28 4AW 
    Holy Trinity Church Woodgreen OX28 1DN 
    St John the Baptist,
    Curbridge 2 Church Row, Curbridge Witney OX29 7NU
    Hailey Church
    Middletown Hailey Witney OX29 9UB
    St Kenelm’s Church
     Minster Lovell OX29 0RR (updated 23-09-21)

    Safeguarding concerns: safeguarding@witneyparish.org.uk