Badminton England's young people feedback board

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Badminton England tell us about their recent initiative to gather feedback from young competitors at their largest residential event.

Jun 17 2016

Club Matters – supporting your sports club

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

Club Matters is Sport England's one-stop shop for sports clubs. It provides free, convenient, practical resources to help develop and sustain sports clubs.

Feb 08 2016

Tackling mental health in and through sport

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

The Mental Health Charter for Sport and Recreation was developed with the support of mental health charity Mind. The CPSU was one of the first organisations to sign up to commit to action.

Dec 17 2015

Developing swimming for all in Durham

Topics: Disability sport Safeguarding children Type:News article

Maggie Ward is a squad coach at Durham City Amateur Swimming and Water Polo Club. She’s been instrumental in setting up and developing a squad to cater for swimmers with varying disabilities, and works closely with these swimmers to make sure their specific needs are met so they can swim in a safe and enjoyable environment.

Oct 23 2015

Safeguarding the child athlete in sport

Topics: Working with our partners International sport Safeguarding children Type:Publication

The new review, published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, aims to (1) present a summary of the scientific literature on the threats to children in sport; (2) introduce a framework to categorise these threats; (3) identify research gaps in the field and (4) provide safeguarding recommendations for sport organisations.

Jun 19 2015

Disclosure and Barring Service announces launch date for a number of changes

Topics: Safer recruitment Type:Legislation

The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) has today announced the launch date for a number of important changes to its services. On 17 June 2013 they will launch the online Update Service and introduce the applicant only certificates.

May 29 2013