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

Last updated: 28 Mar 2019 Topics: Parents in sport

This downloadable leaflet gives parents further detail 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 under their care, including: 

  • safeguarding policies and procedures
  • health and safety guideines
  • safer recruitment practices

Further help for parents

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

Download the charter (PDF)

Useful information

  • Choose the right training – take a look at what level of safeguarding training different roles require
  • My Magic Sports Kit – children talk about how their parents' behaviour makes them feel when they wear their 'magic kit'