(WE ARE CURRENTLY UNDERGOING A SEASON 2020-21 UPDATE)
Leicester Hockey Club are proud to support the FIH ideals of inclusion, diversity and respect. As part of this, Leicester Hockey Club is committed to meeting its obligations in all aspects of player safety and child welfare.
Leicester Hockey Club has adopted the England Hockey’s Safeguarding and Protecting Young People in Hockey Policy. All of our Coaches, Team Captains, and Managers in Junior and Senior sections are made aware of their responsibilities for the welfare of all U18s. Follow the links below for further detail.
Leicester Hockey Club has adopted England Hockey Safeguarding Policy - Safeguarding and Protecting Young People in Hockey Policy
Leicester Hockey Club supports England Hockey Code Of Ethics - RESPECT Code of Ethics and Behaviour
Leicester Hockey Club supports England Hockey policy regarding Equality, Inclusion and Diversity Policy
Leicester Hockey Club – Commitment to Policies, June 2020
Club Welfare Officer Information
Our Club Welfare Officer is Andy Smith
Andy supports and promotes good safeguarding practice and is the point of contact for all our members, parents, coaches, managers and players. If anyone has any welfare concerns at all, please contact Andy on firstname.lastname@example.org. Abiding to all confidentiality and disclosure procedures, all concerns will be investigated accordingly.
If you have any urgent concerns that a child, young person or vulnerable adult is in immediate danger you must call 999
Help for adults concerned about a child: Call NSPCC on 0808 800 5000
Help for children and young people: Call Childline on 0800 1111
(If you are aged 19 or under, Childline can help you with any issue you are going through - visit their website to speak to someone online, or call 0800 1111)