About the England Netball Safeguarding Team

Moving to Step Three of our netball roadmap

Safeguarding Lead – Dickon Turner  01509277911 – besafe@englandnetball.co.uk

Compliance CoordinatorCarolina Hutchinson –  besafe@englandnetball.co.uk

Postal Address: England Netball, SportPark, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Office Hours: 09:00 – 17:00


Where can I get support outside of England Netball?

Website links below….



NSPCC – Child Protection in Sport Unit – www.thecpsu.org.uk

Offer advice and support around safeguarding children in sport

NSPCC 0808 800 5000 – www.nspcc.org.uk

If you are worried or unsure about a child. NSPCC also offer free, confidential advice and support whatever your worry (18 or under)

Childline 0800 1111 – www.childline.org.uk

Website offers Coping Kit Toolkits. Childline offer 1-2-1 counsellor chats about any concerns you may have.

Ann Craft Trust (ACT) 0115 951 5400Ann Craft Trust: Safeguarding Adults at Risk

Provides advice to anyone who has a query about the protection of vulnerable children and adults, including professionals, parents, carers and family members.

Anti-Bullying Alliance 0808 1000 143 – www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk

Offer help or advice about bullying or cyber-bullying


Samaritans 08457 90 90 90 – http://www.samaritans.org

Samaritans’ volunteers listen in confidence to anyone in any type of emotional distress, without judging or telling people what to do.

Together All – www.togetherall.com

A safe, online community where people support each other anonymously to improve mental health and wellbeing.

NHS Child and young people’s mental health service – NHS England » Children and Young People’s Mental Health Services (CYPMHS)

NHS funded Mental health Service young people (under 18). Most regions have their own website providing information about access, referrals and contact details. CYPMHS can also be accessed through Social Services or your GP.

Mind 0300 123 3393 – www.mind.org.uk/information-support/helplines/

If you or someone you know if going through a difficult time, Mind can offer support with different mental health problems.

Young Minds – YoungMinds | Mental Health Charity For Children And Young People | 

Mental health charity for young people

Shout – Shout – UK’s 24/7 Crisis Text Service for Mental Health Support | 

24/7 text service for adults and children

Papyrus – Papyrus UK Suicide Prevention | Prevention of Young Suicide (papyrus-uk.org)

Advice, text service, helpline for adults and children


National Domestic Violence Helpline 0808 2000 247 www.nationaldomesticviolencehelpline.org.uk

Free 24hr National Domestic Violence Helpline, run in partnership between Women’s Aid and Refuge, is a national service for women experiencing domestic violence, their family, friends, colleagues and others calling on their behalf.

Forced Marriage Unit 0207 008 0151 www.fco.gov.uk/forcedmarriage

Part of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, provides information, multi agency guidelines and an advice line for victims, friends, relatives and professionals.

Karma Nirvana 0800 5999 247 www.karmanirvana.org.uk

Karma Nirvana supports victims and survivors of forced marriage and honour-based abuse; support includes an advice line.

Women’s Aid 0808 2000 247 www.womensaid.org.uk

Provides support and information in relation to domestic violence.


Lucy Faithfull Foundation 0808 1000 900  www.lucyfaithfull.org.uk

Stop It Now! www.stopitnow.org.uk The Lucy Faithfull Foundation Child Sexual Abuse prevention confidential helpline for adults concerned about sexual abuse


Citizens Advice Bureau 0844 847 2638 www.citizensadvice.org.uk

Providing free information and advice about legal, financial and a host of other issues Contact your local branch.

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