If you are a child or young person the Governing Body has a lot of information on its site.
Click here for the BAB advisory website pages
Click here for Child Protection in Sport Unit
Click here for the NSPCC
Click here for the BAB - INSIDE AIKIDO Reporting process
Click here for the BAB - OUTSIDE aikido Reporting process
If you have concerns about a child's safety, you can ring the NSPCC's 24 hour free phone helpline
Asian Helpline: 0808 096 7719
Childline – Help for children and teenagers who eed advice or just want to talk? Call ChildLine 0800 1111. Calls are free and confidential or communicate on line.
Adults and Parents
Kidscape – have a helpline and downloadable leaflets on what to do if your child is being bullied. www.kidscape.org.uk
NSPCC – Help for adults - Worried about a child? Call the NSPCC Child Protection Helpline on 0808 800 5000.
As young people are juniors in the eyes of the Policy and the law till they reach 18 all members need to be aware of the policy and how to report concerns. It’s not just those involved with junior classes but in clubs where there could 16-18 year olds on a senior mat.