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Start planning for Parents in Sport Week 2018

Topics: Working with our partners Type:News article

Read about the exciting events sports held for parents in 2017 and get inspired to get involved with Parents in Sport Week 2018.

Aug 10 2018

Recognising the signs of young athletes at risk of suicide

Topics: Elite athletes Safeguarding children Type:News article

With the recent death of a talented elite young athlete, we have updated our guidance and reminding sports of the signs and indicators of potential suicide.

Aug 02 2018

A tribute to Serena Morten

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Serena Morten, Volleyball England's safeguarding lead, has passed away. Find out more about her safeguarding in sport achievements.

Jul 18 2018

Revised guidance: Working together to safeguard children 2018

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

The Department for Education (DfE) has revised statutory guidance on inter-agency working to safeguard children in England.

Jul 18 2018

Launch of new sport parenting resources

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

Last month Sport Parent EU launched their resources for parents. They're now available to download on their website. 

Jun 15 2018

CPSU Director Anne Tiivas awarded OBE

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

The Director of the NSPCC’s CPSU has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to safeguarding children and young people.

Jun 11 2018

What's new for May and June

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

We've uploaded new guidance on LGBT+, Parents in Sport Week 2018 and Start to talk campaign. Find out what else is new to the website this month. 

Jun 04 2018

Celia Brackenridge has died aged 67 from leukaemia

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

International sportswoman and child protection lead Celia Brackenridge has died aged 67 from leukaemia. Read about her achievements and relationship with the CPSU.

May 25 2018

Start to talk campaign

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

The Council of Europe's campaign, Start to talk, includes videos highlighting the reasons why children think they can’t talk about sexual violence, and how sports can take action.

May 22 2018

What's new this month

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

We've uploaded new guidance on making fair membership decisions and responding to reports of non-recent abuse. Find out what else is new to the website this month. 

Apr 13 2018