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December 2019
Charities to Support this Christmas: Youth Sport Trust

Charities to Support this Christmas: Youth Sport Trust

The Youth Sport Trust are a charity focused on allowing children to enjoy the “life-changing benefits” from play/sport. They are committed to discovering new routes to “give children a brighter future”.
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11 safeguarding tips for managing club changing facilities

11 safeguarding tips for managing club changing facilities

We speak to club owners & coaches a lot about all things Coacha, club management & child protection. One thing surrounding safeguarding that comes up quite a lot is changing facilities. Some coaches feel that they would benefit from more guidance around changing room policies. So... we thought we'd see what we could do.
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November 2019
A coaches' guide to: younger athletes coaching older athletes

A coaches' guide to: younger athletes coaching older athletes

The last few weeks we've been spoiling you with some really fantastic guest bloggers. Those of you who read our blog regularly, or have downloaded our free safeguarding in sport guide, will know Marilyn Hawes by now. Marilyn is the Founder/CEO of Freedom From Abuse CIC, an organisation specialising in providing up to date safeguarding training to clubs like yours.
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October 2019
A coach’s guide to: giving young athletes lifts home

A coach’s guide to: giving young athletes lifts home

As part of our commitment to use Coacha’s platform to make a difference to sports clubs, coaches and their athlete’s lives, we recently published See | Report | Save – A 3-step guide to spotting, preventing & reporting grooming & child abuse in sport.
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September 2019
Top 3 best communication practices for sports clubs

Top 3 best communication practices for sports clubs

Does your sports club have children in it? If so, you’ll probably be aware of the world of child protection and how important it is to keep children safe. As coaches, we are responsible for children’s safety when they’re within our care.
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Upskirting in Sport

Upskirting in Sport

We always try our best at keeping our clubs ‘up to date’ with current affairs that may affect them. We’ve recently been chatting with Marilyn over at Freedom from Abuse CIC, who has bringing us up to speed on the new laws surrounding Upskirting
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August 2019
5 things your child’s sports club should be doing to protect them

5 things your child’s sports club should be doing to protect them

We’re living in a world where technology is in its prime and we’re working in an industry where it’s never been so important to protect children.
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July 2019
Child Protection Case Studies: The Barry Bennell Case

Child Protection Case Studies: The Barry Bennell Case

Grooming Case Study: Crewe Alexandra Football Club have been in the media spotlight over the last few years after it was discovered that one of their coaches/youth scouts Barry Bennell had been grooming and sexually abusing young boys for 12 years.
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Safeguarding Advice: How do you deal with the crush?

Safeguarding Advice: How do you deal with the crush?

We’ve always done our best to focus on helping coaches save time, money, safeguard their members’ data and safeguard children in general. As a leading sports club membership software, the more we realise the opportunity we have to help coaches make a difference to their members’ lives, the more we’re inspired to keep doing more.
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June 2019
Cheltenham company gives away £3,000 worth of software to not-for-profit sports clubs

Cheltenham company gives away £3,000 worth of software to not-for-profit sports clubs

A selection of lucky not-for-profit sports clubs are set to receive free licenses of an industry-leading sports club management software from today.
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