Best Practice and Resources


Safeguarding is much more than simply performing a background check on individuals, it is about creating a culture and awareness of safety at your Group which protects participants, volunteers and any employees.  We have compiled a variety of resources which will provide help and guidance on important areas you may need to consider.

Health and Safety

It is important to ensure that all activities which take place are safe and appropriate consideration of risks has taken place, as a result we have provided you with a set of guidance to assist with this.

Internet Safety

The internet offers a world of possibilities in terms of communication but it is important children and vulnerable adults are aware of the potential dangers of online communication, we have produced some guidance for participants and young people on how to keep safe whilst online.

Photographing and Videoing Events

Photographs and videos can be a wonderful way of capturing a moment as a memory or for using for promotional or publicity purposes.  It is important that you have the permission of all of those who appear in photographs or videos you might take.

Page Last Updated: August 11, 2020