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CSPs provide a hub for safeguarding

Topics: Working with our partners Safeguarding children Type: News article

Two County Sports Partnerships (CSPs) tell us about recent work promoting safeguarding and providing information, guidance and signposting to partners across their areas.

May 19 2017

Sport Duty of Care Review – independent report published

Topics: Safeguarding children Working with our partners Type: News article

Recommendations to make sport safer, based on the independent review into the duty of care that sport has towards participants. 

Apr 24 2017

Responding to safeguarding cases in sport

Topics: Working with our partners Safeguarding children Type: News article

On 28 March 2017, the CPSU held an event for our stakeholders to reflect upon the recent developments in football and sport more widely. 

Apr 19 2017

Young people's voices in sport – insights from the UEFA project

Topics: Safeguarding children Working with our partners Type: News article

Three years on from the NSPCC receiving the UEFA Children’s Foundation Award, we look at some of the achievements and learning funded by this project.

Apr 13 2017

Parents in Sport Week 2017 dates announced

Topics: Working with our partners Community and school sports Safeguarding children Type: News article

Sports organisations in the UK and Ireland are invited to promote the positive, supporting role that parents play in a child’s lifelong involvement in sport. 

Apr 13 2017

RFU: meet your ‘Inner Warrior’

Topics: Working with our partners Community and school sports Type: News article

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has launched ‘Meet Your Inner Warrior’, a campaign aimed at encouraging more women and girls to take up contact rugby.

Apr 10 2017

NSPCC urges government to close loopholes in the law

Topics: Working with our partners Safeguarding children Type: News article

The NSPCC is calling on Government to act quickly to close 2 legal loopholes that leave the door open for children to be targeted in sport and beyond.

Feb 13 2017

Time to Listen success in the South West

Topics: Working with our partners Safer recruitment Safeguarding children Type: News article

Wesport is working alongside six other County Sports Partnerships to co-ordinate Time to Listen training dates across the South West of England. 

Feb 10 2017

Ann Craft Trust 'ACTing against abuse'

Topics: Working with our partners Disability sport Type: News article

Nicola Dean, safeguarding adults in sport manager at the Ann Craft Trust (ACT), tells us more about the organisation and a little bit about her work in safeguarding adults in sport. 

Feb 07 2017

Turning the tide for inclusive sports coaching

Topics: Disability sport Safer recruitment Type: News article

The Turning Tides Project is piloting accessible coaching qualifications based on Sportscoach UK's 'Safeguarding and protecting children' course. 

Feb 06 2017