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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

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. 

Jun 17 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

New mental health in sport content

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Information about mental health and wellbeing to help clubs create a mentally healthy and safe environment.

Apr 22 2020

Listen to our podcast on safeguarding at sports events

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

CPSU podcast that discusses how your organisation can ensure your event stays safe for all children and young people.

Feb 26 2020

We’re backing human rights declaration

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

The CPSU has signed up to the Declaration on Sport and Human Rights, joining major sports bodies from Northern Ireland and beyond.

Feb 11 2020

Helping adults respond to children disclosing abuse

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

The NSPCC has created new resources to help adults respond to a child who raises a concern.

Jan 09 2020