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Teaching young people to 'Run, Hide and Tell'

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

Run, Hide and Tell. The NSPCC are one of the supporting partners of a new campaign advising young people how to react in the unlikely event they are caught in a gun, knife or terror attack.  

Sep 28 2017

Change Makers - The life and work of Celia Brackenridge

Topics: International sport Elite athletes Type:News article

Women and Sport: the Change Makers website recently launched. The website marks the life and work of Celia Brackenridge OBE, sportswoman, scholar and activist.

Aug 23 2017

Organise a safe sports event this summer

Topics: Safeguarding children Working with our partners Community and school sports Elite athletes International sport Disability sport Type:News article

Guidance to assist organisations with their safeguarding arrangements for sports events or activities with children and young people. It includes: safe events, self-assessment, athlete wellbeing, and inclusion of deaf and disabled children.

Jul 28 2017

How safe are our children? 2017 conference round-up

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

A round-up of the 5th NSPCC How safe are our children? conference, which, for the first time in the event's history, saw safeguarding in sport on the agenda.

Jun 27 2017

CSPs provide a hub for safeguarding

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

Two County Sports Partnerships tell us about recent work promoting safeguarding, and providing information, guidance and signposting to partners across their areas.

May 19 2017

Sport Duty of Care Review – independent report published

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

Recommendations to make sport safer, based on the independent review into the duty of care that sport has towards participants. 

Apr 24 2017

Young people's voices in sport – insights from the UEFA project

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

Three years on from the NSPCC receiving the UEFA Children’s Foundation Award, we look at some of the achievements and learning funded by this project.

Apr 13 2017

NSPCC urges government to close loopholes in the law

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

The NSPCC is calling on Government to act quickly to close 2 legal loopholes that leave the door open for children to be targeted in sport and beyond.

Feb 13 2017

Time to Listen success in the South West

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

Wesport is working alongside six other County Sports Partnerships to co-ordinate Time to Listen training dates across the South West of England. 

Feb 10 2017

Ann Craft Trust 'ACTing against abuse'

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

Nicola Dean, safeguarding adults in sport manager at the Ann Craft Trust (ACT), tells us more about the organisation and a little bit about her work in safeguarding adults in sport. 

Feb 07 2017