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Guidance on child protection records retention and storage

Topics: Case management Type: Best practice

Guidelines for the retention, storage and destruction of records relating to child welfare concerns or concerns about possible risk posed by employees.

Pool lifeguards and DBS eligibility

Topics: Safe recruitment Type: Best practice

This briefing outlines a consistent approach to decisions about the eligibility of pool lifeguards for Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks.

Staying safe online – social media policy best-practice example

Topics: Anti-bullying Online safety Photographing children Type: Best practice

This display poster provides a good example of how to highlight the key points of a social media policy to participants and spectators. 

Additional vulnerability and support planning

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

This factsheet helps sports to consider the safeguarding measures required for young people with additional vulnerabilities and support needs.

Inclusive coaching

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

This factsheet supports staff, coaches and volunteers within sport to consider how to include deaf and disabled children within their activities. 

Learning disabilities and intellectual impairments

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

This factsheet outlines what a learning disability or intellectual impairment is and how this affects the individual when processing and making sense of information.

Over protective parents

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

This factsheet provides guidance outlines how sports can work in partnership with disabled athlete’s parents and carers.

Personal care responsibilities for disabled athletes

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

This factsheet helps sports to consider personal care responsibilities for disabled young athletes.

Sport, disability and vulnerability

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

This factsheet provides guidance for sports clubs and organisations on how to have a person-centred approach to disability.

Organising safe sporting events – a briefing for schools

Topics: Community and school sports Trips, events and travel Type: Best practice

Best practice for schools organising and attending sports events. This briefing also covers the safe recruitment of sports coaches and volunteers.