What to look for in a sports club – a charter for parents

Last updated: 17 Nov 2017 Topics: Parents in sport
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This downloadable leaflet outlines what parents should look for when choosing a sports club or activity for their child. 

What's included

The charter outlines what organisations should be doing to safeguard children under their care, including: 

  • safeguarding policies and procedures
  • health and safety guidlines
  • safer recruitment practices

Further help for parents

Take a look at our information for parents pages for more guidance and resources on supporting your child in sport. 

Useful information

  • Choose the right training – take a look at what level of safeguarding training different roles require
  • My Magic Sports Kit – children talk about how their parents' behaviour makes them feel when they wear their 'magic kit'
Download the charter (PDF)