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Stay Safe in Sport

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Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) is committed to promoting the safety and welfare of children and adults at risk engaged in sporting activities across Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland.

Safe Sport - Safe opportunities for taking part is important for all and essential when providing opportunities for children and adults at risk.

Do you feel safe?

As a young person involved in sport you have a right to:

  • Be treated fairly
  • Enjoy your sport

Not happy about something?

There should be someone at your School or Club you can talk to. If not, speak to an adult you trust who will help you.

If you take part in sport you can expect your Coach to:

  • Be organised and on time
  • Treat you with respect
  • Support and encourage you
  • Never use bad language

Need to talk?

If you have concerns about the welfare of a child, please get in touch with the appropriate contact:

First Response Children's Duty Team

(Referral in Leicestershire)

Phone: 0116 3050005

Emergency Duty Team (Out of Hours Emergencies)

Phone: 0116 3050005

Leicester City Referrals

(Referral in Leicester City)

Phone: 0116 4541004

Rutland Referrals

Phone: 01 572 722577 (Ext 8407)

Leicestershire Constabulary

Contact 999 (if there is a danger to life, a risk of injury or a crime is taking place)

Contact Leicestershire Police on 101 if you think a crime has been committed but there is no immediate danger.


Guides for Children/Parents/Carers, Coaches/Leaders and Clubs

Information for Children and Young People

Training & Guidance

Resources

Contacts

Football Association - Historic Abuse

Phone: 0800 0232642


For more information please contact:

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS)

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS)

Opening Times: Monday – Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm

Address
SportPark, Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF
Telephone
01509 564888
Website
http://lrsport.org

Partners

  • British Heart Foundation
    Loughborough University
    Safeguarding
    North West Leicestershire District Council
    Equality Standard
  • Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    East Midlands Platform
    Charnwood Borough Council
    Blaby District Council
    Leicester City Council
  • Harborough District Council
    Melton Borough Council
    Leicestershire County Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Age UK L&R
  • QUEST
    Sport England
    Rutland County Council
    County Sport Network

Partners

  • Blaby District Council
    Loughborough University
  • Sport England
    Leicester City Council
  • Melton Borough Council
    County Sport Network
  • QUEST
    Charnwood Borough Council
  • East Midlands Platform
    Rutland County Council
  • Equality Standard
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • Leicestershire County Council
    British Heart Foundation
  • Safeguarding
    Age UK L&R
  • Harborough District Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • North West Leicestershire District Council