Parent Guide


Pompey in the Community is committed to the wellbeing and safety of all children and young people who are the under care or utilising the facilities. It is the duty of all adults working to safeguard the welfare of children and young people by creating an environment that protects them from harm.

The aims of Pompey in the Community Safeguarding Children Policy are to:

  • Safeguard all children and young people who interact with Pompey in the Community.
  • Demonstrate best practice in the area of Safeguarding children.
  • Positively reflect and promote the Club Values (Pioneers, Confident Custodians, Action Orientated, Open & Inclusive and Service Excellence) in regard to safeguarding children.
  • Develop a positive and pro-active welfare programme to enable all children and young people to participate in an enjoyable and safe environment.
  • Encourage parents and other members of the child or young person’s family to be involved in a positive relationship with the Club.
  • Ensure that coaches, parents and other adults who come in contact with children and young people provide good role models of behaviour.
  • Promote high ethical standards throughout the Club.

Pompey in the Community full safeguarding policy is available upon request from

For any safeguarding questions, please contact