Everyone in football has a responsibility to make our game safe and enjoyable.
This is particularly true for coaches. The nature of the role means he/she can have significant influence over children and young people and develop relationships of trust with children and their parents/carers. It’s therefore important that coaches understand their safeguarding responsibilities.
Find out how The FA and the Cheshire FA manages safeguarding nationally and locally, plus how the game's safeguarding strategy applies to you.