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Sport England – Uniting the Movement

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

Sport England has launched a 10-year strategy, Uniting the Movement, with a vision to transform lives and communities through sport and physical activity.

Jan 27 2021

We've pledged our support for international safeguards

Topics: International sport Type:News article

The CPSU has pledged our ongoing support for the International Safeguards for Children in Sport.

Jan 25 2021

Working together guidance – December 2020 update

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

The Working together to safeguard children guidance has been updated to include guidance on contextual safeguarding, mental health, domestic violence and more. 

Dec 18 2020

New guidance on keeping children safe in out-of-school settings

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Department for Education guidance for providers, parents and carers on keeping children safe in out-of-school settings, including sports training.

Oct 22 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.

Oct 06 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

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

The importance of safeguarding during the coronavirus pandemic

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Safeguarding is still a priority even if sport and other physical activities for young people have come to a standstill.

Apr 28 2020