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Preventing Abuse in Positions of Trust within Sport - The Loophole has been Closed!

Preventing Abuse in Positions of Trust within Sport - The Loophole has been Closed!

Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 11:49

As a result of the NSPCC's successful 'Close the Loop' Campaign the Position of Trusts Law has been updated and extended to include sports coaches too. This now protects 16 and 17 year olds from potential abuse in sport. The latest paper has been attached which looks at the positive impacts that people...

Tags: NSPCC, childrenandyoungpeople, closetheloopcampaign, coaches, communitygroups, leaders, organisations, positionsoftrustlaw, safeguarding, sportsclubs, volunteers

Mind’s Children and Young People Workforce Project

Mind’s Children and Young People Workforce Project

Posted: Tue, 05 Apr 2022 13:47

team BEDS&LUTON enjoyed learning about Mind's Children and Young People Workforce Project and how they empowered young people's voices! We gained more understanding on how to support young people when they are at risk of experiencing mental health challenges. Hearing what the young people had to...

Tags: Challenges, Children, Coaches, Heard, Mentalhealth, Sport, Support, Voices, Volunteers, Webinar, Youngpeople

Coaches We Need You!

Coaches We Need You!

Posted: Fri, 01 Apr 2022 18:04

team BEDS&LUTON are calling all coaches to consider taking part in fundamental research into how coaches are cared for by Liverpool John Moores University and UK Coaching. This research is part of the future and by being involved you will be a part of an adventure that will change the face of the...

Tags: UKcoaching, coaches, research, survery

Funding Boost to Help Bedford Women Get Active

Funding Boost to Help Bedford Women Get Active

Posted: Wed, 28 Jun 2017 13:00

Women in Bedford are to benefit from a new scheme aiming to boost their participation in sport and physical activity. Bedford Borough Council and team BEDS&LUTON have successfully secured nearly £10,000 funding to help inspire more women, especially those of black, Asian and minority ethnic...

Tags: Activator, Bedford, Bedford Borough Council, Bedford Borough Sport Development, Coaches, Coaching, Females, Leadership, REACH into Bedford, teamBEDS&LUTON