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Safeguarding LGBT+ young people in sport

Topics: Athlete wellbeing Involving children and young people Type: Webinars

We consider why LGBT+ young people may be additionally vulnerable to abuse and explore how clubs can include and support them. 

Reducing the risk of athlete suicide in and through sport

Topics: Working with our partners Type: Best practice

This briefing provides guidance on how sports organisations can reduce the risk of suicide in young athletes and provides links to specialist support services. 

Start to talk and break the silence

Topics: Athlete wellbeing Type: Best practice

Start to talk is an international campaign highlighting why children can’t talk about sexual violence in sport and why adults need to take action.

Heatwave advice for event organisers

Topics: Trips, events and travel Athlete wellbeing Type: Best practice

Good-practice guidance from the NHS on heat health. It lists risks and actions to consider when planning sports events.

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.

DBS and referral processes in sport

Topics: Safe recruitment Type: Webinars

We hear from experts within the Disclosure and Barring Service about the referral process and what this means for sports.

Steering clear of indecent images of children

Topics: Inappropriate or concerning behaviour Online safety Type: Webinars

A CPSU webinar in conjunction with the IWF and Marie Collins Foundation, exploring the ways in which sports organisations can promote a new Home Office campaign about the laws on viewing indecent images online. 

Making fair and safe decisions about membership

Topics: Case management Type: Publications

This publication from Nacro guides National Governing Bodies through the process of making safe and fair membership decisions about those with criminal records. 

Responding to reports of non-recent abuse in sport

Topics: Case management Type: Best practice

This guidance advises sports organisations on the types of procedures they should have in place to respond to reports of non-recent abuse in sport. 

County sports partnerships and the voices of young people

Topics: Involving children and young people Type: Webinars

This CPSU webinar explores the ways CSPs can succeed in including and promoting the views of young people within their wider, generally more strategic work.