Welfare – Section 4

England Hockey – Good Practice When Working with Young People

Safe D includes both new and revised documents that cover a number of areas within hockey. These documents will be constantly updated to ensure they provide the most up to date guidance.

Good Practice
Providing guidance for issues such as changing rooms, transport, supervision ratios, additional vulnerability, communication etc.

Highlighting all forms of bullying, how to prevent it and what actions to take if it occurs.

Social Media 
Social media provides a great communication opportunity from clubs to National Governing Bodies. To find out more about using social media, take a look at our guidance.

Juniors in Senior Teams
England Hockey’s new guidance is aimed at senior coaches/captains and parents and highlights a number of topics such as over training, willingness to play, playing positions, and parent pressure.