The FA guide to reporting concerns about child welfare
Safeguarding children and young people is everyone’s responsibility. Clearly within football,
The FA, as the game’s governing body in England, has a responsibility to put in place the best
possible framework to ensure children* have fun and enjoy the game safely. However, it’s
also a difficult and sometimes complex area that can affect the lives of everyone involved.
This brief guide addresses the most frequently-asked questions about The FA’s important
role in safeguarding.
Download the FA’s Let’s Make Football Safe, Not Sorry policy statement