Delegates enjoyed the opportunity to discuss key safeguarding achievements in the sport sector as well as the future direction of policy, and gained a clearer understanding of how multi-agency communication supports safeguarding.
We also launched our latest research findings:
The Experiences of Children Participating in Organised Sport in the UK.
Jonathon Agnew, sports commentator and former international and county cricketer chaired the conference. Other speakers and panelists included Celia Brackenridge, John Amaechi and Brian Moore, former England Rugby Union player.
View a short video featuring some event highlights, including the presentation of the Safeguarding Stars awards :
The experiences of children participating in organised sport in the UK (PDF,161KB)
Anne Stafford, CLiCP: Centre for Learning in Child Protection
What research has told us (PDF,123KB)
Celia Brackenridge, Brunel University
Learning from practice: Supporting our next steps (PDF,210KB)
Daniel Rhind, Brunel University
Sports safeguarding standards, and beyond…(PDF,1.3MB)
Nick Slinn, CPSU
Child Protection in Sport Unit - Looking to the future (PDF,835KB)
Sally Proudlove, CPSU
The FA (PDF,1.5MB)
Sue Law, The FA