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Parents in Sport Week is just around the corner

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

Are you ready for Parents in Sport Week 2020? Find out how the campaign has changed this year in light of Coronavirus. 

Sep 16 2020

Safeguarding children in sport as lockdown eases

Topics: Safeguarding children Safer recruitment Type:News article

As sports start to return to face-to-face coaching and navigate new coronavirus measures, reviews and the maintenance of safeguarding procedures is vital. 

Aug 26 2020

Keeping children safe in education updates

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:Legislation

The Department for Education has updated its Keeping children safe in education statutory guidance for schools and colleges.

Aug 13 2020

Prevalence study into abuse in sport

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

This study, by Edge Hill University, aims to establish the prevalence of abuse and maltreatment experienced by competitive athletes in the UK.

Jul 28 2020

BAC and NSPCC launch new helpline

Topics: Safeguarding children Elite athletes International sport Type:News article

British Athletes Commission (BAC) and NSPCC launch a new helpline that will support athletes’ concerns of abuse raised in British Gymnastics.

Jul 21 2020

Pressure on government to Close the Loophole

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

An NSPCC campaign to stop children being preyed upon as soon as they turn 16 has triggered a review of the Sexual Offences Act. Sign up to support the NSPCC's campaign to close this loophole.

Jul 16 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and safeguarding in sport

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Keep up-to-date here with the latest information and resources about coronavirus and safeguarding in sport.

Jul 02 2020

A new lead in a new era

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

Michelle North, new Service Head of the CPSU, talks to us about taking over the leadership of the team during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Jul 01 2020

Supporting parents during the coronavirus pandemic

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Help parents involved in your sport during the coronavirus pandemic with these useful tips. 

May 19 2020

NSPCC warns of Zoom security risks

Topics: Safeguarding children Online safety Type:News article

NSPCC warns the public about the risks of using Zoom as new Zoombombing incidents expose children to indecent material. 

May 15 2020