Posted: Tue, 05 Jul 2022 13:43
Active Luton have released their latest Safeguarding and Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults Policy. Active Luton recognises that safeguarding children, families, vulnerable adults and its workforce is a shared responsibility and is committed to creating an open and inclusive culture which actively...
Posted: Thu, 09 Jun 2022 12:50
- Do you have a safeguarding policy and is it accessible?
- Who do I contact if I have a problem?
- Who is your safeguarding lead?
These are three simple questions parents can ask a coach, teacher, leader or volunteer regarding safeguarding.
Posted: Thu, 26 May 2022 13:44
A campaign has been launched by the Melanoma Fund called 'Sunguarding Sport' to help individuals, groups and clubs keep safe when in the sun. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the UK and is caused by overexposure to the sun's UV rays, but the good news this is mainly preventable. As this...
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...
Safer Places to Play: Protecting your facility and those who use it from those who seek to abuse children and adults.
Posted: Thu, 07 Apr 2022 15:59
How do you protect your club, facility or leisure centre from the impact of those who seek to abuse children or Adults at risk?
Posted: Sun, 07 Mar 2021 16:30
The Child Protection in Sport Unit is urging sports organisations to remember that whilst following the government guidance on restarting sport during coronavirus, organisations should:
Posted: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 10:35
16-22 November is Safeguarding Adults Week in England, coordinated by ACT.
If you haven't done so already, please sign up to get updates and information about the week.
You can also download the poster to show your commitment.
Themes and Areas of Focus
Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 09:57
For the second year running, the NSPCC is asking parents to make the Sports Parents Promise to help their child have safe and enjoyable experiences of sport.
Posted: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 15:34
Help the NSPCC #CloseTheLoophole in the law so it's illegal for all adults to engage in sexual activity with any young person under 18 in their care.
Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 17:37
The summer holidays are just around the corner. If you're thinking of sending your child to a summer sports club, camp or activity, here's some advice and tips on what to look for when choosing somewhere safe.
Posted: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 11:34
Does your club or organisation have a requirement to provide qualified First Aiders or safeguarding certificates? If so, then team BEDS&LUTON can help you facilitate this.
Posted: Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:55
The NSPCC last week launched a brand new online safety campaign - #ShareAware.
The campaign aims to keep children safe online. Social media guides and guides for parents including top tips have been produced to help parents feel more informed when starting conversations about online safety.