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AFC Bournemouth is committed to protecting all children, young persons and adults at risk in its care or attending its premises.
Providing a safe and positive environment for everyone involved in sport is paramount to the club.
The club takes its responsibilities to safeguarding seriously and is committed to:
- Getting the right people involved through safe recruitment and training.
- Creating a safe environment for all visitors, participants and staff.
- Having and promoting clear systems and policies to deal with any issues or concerns.
AFC Bournemouth Head of Safeguarding, Steve Thorpe
Telephone: 01202 726329
Mobile: 07554 446446
If you are worried about the immediate safety or welfare of a child, young person or adult at risk contact:
The Police: 101 or 999 in an emergency
The NSPCC 24 hour help line: 0808 800 5000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Text phone for deaf users: 0800 056 0566
NSPCC SMS: 88858
Bournemouth Children's Social Care
Children First duty team
Phone: 01202 458101
Bournemouth Adult Social Care (Care Direct)
Phone: 01202 454979
Social Services out of hours service
Phone: 01202 657279