What to look for in a sports club – a charter for parents

Last updated: 04 Sep 2023 Topics: Parents in sport

This downloadable leaflet gives parents and carers further details on what they should be looking for when choosing a sports club or activity for their child. 

What's included

The charter outlines what organisations should be doing to safeguard children and young people under their care, including: 

  • safeguarding policies and procedures
  • health and safety guidelines
  • safer recruitment practices for staff and volunteers
  • a checklist for parents and carers
Download the charter (PDF)

Further information

Take a look at our parents' hub for more guidance and resources on supporting your child in sport.