About Basketball Scotland - Child Protection
At basketballscotland we want children and young people to stay safe and have fun while taking part in basketball. Everyone involved in basketballscotland has a duty to safeguard the welfare of all children in their care.
basketballscotland has made a commitment to promote safe practice and to protect children from harm, abuse and exploitation. This duty extends to the prevention of physical, sexual or emotional abuse of any child and shall be applied regardless of a child’s gender, race, religion, sexuality or disability.
Please click on the links below if you wish to view the basketballscotland child protection policy, code of conduct, concerns about staff and concerns about children:
For a further detailed pack on basketballscotland’s procedures with regards to Child Protection on recruitment and training of staff and disciplinary procedures, please contact our Child Protection Officer.
Our lead Child Protection Officer at basketballscotland is:
Telephone: 0131 317 7260
For general help and advice you can contact:
Safeguarding in Sport: www.safeguardinginsport.org.uk
NEED HELP NOW?
Where a child’s immediate safety is at risk contact the local police or social work department for advice. Links to local services can be found here http://www.children1st.org.uk/services/131/emergency-numbers