Club Welfare Officers in Safeguarding
Your club welfare officers are:
If your concern is urgent, please contact the police by dialling 999 or 101 as well as notifying the Bromley Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) immediately by calling 0208 461 7775 or 0208 313 4325.
If the allegation is to be reported out of office hours, contact Children’s Social Care Out of hours Emergency Duty Team on 0300 303 8671.
Or follow the link and complete a concern form. https://www.uka.org.uk/submit-a-concern/.
Mental Health Action Plan
In 2016 England Athletics launched an initiative to help improve Mental Health through running. This programme includes the appointment of Mental Health Ambassadors (MHA) in local running clubs. The club’s MHA will work to develop support for emotional wellbeing and will aim to:
- Develop a non-judgemental culture, where emotional wellbeing can be openly discussed
- Provide a confidential ear which will be open to all club members· Promote emotional wellbeing alongside physical wellbeing in the club’s activities and information provided to members
- Signpost members to relevant information and organisations that support emotional wellbeing
- Promote referrals from external organisations to encourage new members to join and experience the benefits of exercise