Safeguarding in Scouting

It is the policy of The Scout Association to safeguard the welfare of all members by protecting them from neglect and from physical, sexual and emotional harm.

More information is available on our Safeguarding page.

Full details are in the Scouts UK website Child Protection section.

Scouting Safety Policy

To provide Scouting in a safe manner without risk to health, so far as is reasonably practicable.

Further details are available in the Scouts UK Safe Scouting section, which includes a link to the Purple Card outlining procedures to be followed in an emergency.