Participation is an active process that enables children's and young people’s views and experiences to influence and contribute to appropriate and relevant decision-making.
This guidance has been produced by the Child Protection in Sport Unit to help organisations to involve and engage young people in their work.
Related examples of best practice
- Swim England (formerly The ASA) – Youth forum development toolkit (PDF)
- Energize Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin case study – Involving young people (PDF)
- Young Board Members report - Sport and Recreation Alliance