The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) has published a report looking at the research findings in relation to experiences of child sexual abuse in sport between the 1950s and 2010s.
Guidelines for the retention, storage and destruction of records relating to child welfare concerns or concerns about possible risk posed by employees.
This briefing provides guidance on how to safeguard children and young people when they are using changing facilities, and includes recommended levels of adult supervision and examples of changing room policies.
The purpose of this briefing paper is to clarify what an organisation's duty of care entails, and to provide some guidance as to what steps can be taken in order to demonstrate that this duty is being met.
This webinar looks at sexual offending and the grooming and entrapment process and what that means in the sporting environment.
In this podcast, we explore the how sports organisations can keep children and young people safe whilst participating in virtual sport and physical activity.
This webinar is designed as an extra resource for club welfare officers to help them fulfil their safeguarding responsibilities.
This briefing provides guidance for sports organisations about addressing self-harming behaviour and provides links to specialist support services.
This briefing provides guidance on how sports organisations can address suicidal thoughts and feelings and provides links to specialist support services.
You can adapt this mental health and wellbeing sample statement to support your sports organisation's existing safeguarding policies and to demonstrate your commitment to protecting young people’s mental health and wellbeing.