Safeguarding is the action that is taken to promote the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and protect them from harm.

If you have any Safeguarding concerns click this Reporting Concerns document which details what to do next. This document applies to both adults and children & young people.

What does Safeguarding mean?Lincolnshire School Games 2017, organised by Active Lincolnshire, held at Grantham Meres Leisure Centre. Picture: Chris Vaughan Photography for Active Lincolnshire Date: July 9, 2017

  • protecting children / vulnerable adults from abuse and maltreatment
  • preventing harm to children’s / vulnerable adults health or development
  • ensuring children grow up with the provision of safe and effective care
  • taking action to enable all children and young people to have the best outcomes.

Safeguarding resources

CLICK HERE to read Active Lincolnshire’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy
CLICK HERE to read Active Lincolnshire’s Safeguarding Adults in Sport Policy
CLICK HERE to read Active Lincolnshire’s e-safety and photography policy
CLICK HERE to read Active Lincolnshire’s Safeguarding Officer Description

These document have been provided to assist our partners, stakeholders and anyone wishing to access information on sport in Lincolnshire, with a range of useful information and key contacts across the sporting landscape.

For Active Lincolnshire’s Governance documentation click this link