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Safeguarding Adults

County Durham Sport have a responsibility and are committed to safeguarding the welfare of adults at risk involved in sport and physical activity across County Durham.

All adults are entitled to protection from harm and have the right to take part in sport and physical activity in a safe, positive and enjoyable environment.

The safety & welfare of adults taking part in sport & physical activity is paramount. This includes activities which are funded / supported by County Durham Sport as well as activities directly delivered by the CDS Team.

We are committed to working with a wide range of agencies across County Durham and with regional and national organisations to ensure that information, training and education and advice & guidance are available for individuals and organisations that are delivering sport & physical activity to adults across the County.

Please click here to view our policy.