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Managing challenging behaviour

Topics: Inappropriate or concerning behaviour Type: Best practice

This briefing provides practical guidelines for managing challenging behaviour from children and young people in sports activities.

Duty of care in sport

Topics: Duty of care Type: Best practice

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.

Safe recruitment and selection procedures

Topics: Safe recruitment Type: Best practice

This briefing provides organisations with guidance on developing effective recruitment and selection procedures.

Guidelines for responding to allergies

Topics: Athlete wellbeing Type: Best practice

This briefing focuses on an organisation's responsibility to young people with allergies, both ensuring their wellbeing and making sure they are not unnecessarily excluded from taking part.

Guidelines on transporting a child in your car

Topics: Trips, events and travel Type: Best practice

This briefing highlights best practice for adults when transporting children to and from sporting activities.

Stop bullying in sport – Z-card

Topics: Anti-bullying Type: Best practice

An anti-bullying Z-card (fold-out leaflet) produced by Sport Nottinghamshire for children and young people involved in sport.

Promoting good mental health and wellbeing

Topics: Athlete wellbeing Type: Best practice

Sport is an integral part of our community, and can play a significant role in promoting the importance of positive mental health and well-being.

Youth forum best practice – Shropshire

Topics: Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

A case study from Energize Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin on how this CSP have meaningfully involved children and young people in their work, by creating a youth forum.

Safeguarding and inclusion of deaf and disabled children and young people

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Type: Best practice

Deaf and disabled children are particularly vulnerable to abuse. This briefing provides guidance on how to recognise and respond to concerns about the welfare of a child.

Away trips and hosting

Topics: Trips, events and travel Type: Best practice

This briefing highlights things that should be considered when taking children and young people away on trips – such as travel, ratios and insurance – and also best safeguarding practice for when acting as a host family.