Personal care responsibilities for disabled athletes

Last updated: 06 Sep 2017 Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people

This factsheet helps sport clubs and organisations consider personal care responsibilities, such as assistance with changing for disabled young athletes, in the absence of a parent or carer.

Discussion points

Our factsheet will help your sports club or organisation consider the following:

  • Whose responsibility is it to provide young participants’ personal care?
  • How should a club ensure that a young person’s personal care needs will be addressed?

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