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The Suffolk Cricket Board has adopted, and is fully committed to supporting the ECBs safe hands policy on Child protection, and places great value on ensuring the welfare of all young and vulnerable people in the game.

Full details on the ECBs safe hands policy can be found by following the link below.

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Who To Contact In Case Of Concern

Any initial concerns should be directed to the relevant clubs own welfare officer. If this person needs any further support or guidance they should in the first instance contact the County Welfare Officer:

Graham Moss
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mob: 07752 415619

In emergencies if Graham is not available please contact: 
Rob Jones Operations Manager
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mob: 07738 199152

CRB checks:
Please apply direct to TMG CRB: www.tmgcrb.co.uk/ecb Please note there is a new process for renewals, please follow the instructions sent to you from TMG carefully.

First Aid Training
First aid courses to support the Cricket community are run throughout the year by Suffolk Sports the county sports partnership, full details can be found by clicking on the logo below.

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Safe Hands Course
This key course for all club welfare officers are run on an annual basis by the Suffolk Cricket Board.

We run a Safe Hands Workshop for our Club Welfare Officers.  Course details are published here when the next course is being run.

Next course:

Course:  Safe Hands for Welfare Officers
Date: tbc
Time: tbc
Venue: tbc
Cost: £15 pp

Please contact  This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it for further information and a booking form.

The Safe Hands workshop is tailored for Child Welfare Officers in a cricket environment. All Club Welfare Officers need to attend this workshop and renew their certificate every three years. The workshop outlines the roles and responsibilities of Welfare Officers at National, County and Club level, and covers legislation and Government guidance, the procedure for reporting incidents / allegations and examples of situations a CWO may be asked to deal with.

At the workshop candidates will be given a copy of the ECB Safe Hands document which includes glossary of terms, definitions of abuse, reporting procedures, guidelines and advice for club policies, and rules and regulations of play. 
 
o Certificates from previous SCUK SPC courses are valid for 3 years only.
o Suffolk Cricket now run the new ECB Safeguarding Young Cricketers e-learning course which are valid for three years, free and available to complete on line.  For further information please contact: This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it


Please refer to the ECB Website for important Welfare Updates:
http://www.ecb.co.uk/ecb/safeguarding-children-and-child-protection/vetting-checks/
 

 

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Newsflash

Sudbury Cricket Club are seeking Volunteer Coaches for the 2014 season.  The invitation is open to any coach, at any level, who would be interested in supporting an established Suffolk Cricket Club.

In 2012 Sudbury Cricket Club, celebrated its 225th Year, having been formed in 1787, and since 1891 the Club's home has been in Friars Street.  Whilst relatively compact, the ground remains a wonderful place to play and coach cricket.

The Club currently runs 5 Senior Men’s Teams at weekends, a Ladies Team on Friday nights, and a vibrant Junior Section.

Whilst playing cricket is the main activity of the Club, there is a full Social Events calendar including Cricket Week which is held in the last full week of July.

New Members, and Players of all ability levels are also always welcome, for further information please take a look at their website:  http://www.sudburycricket.co.uk/http://www.sudburycricket.co.uk/

If you would be interested in supporting Sudbury as a volunteer coach (at any level) or know of someone who would enjoy this role please contact:  This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it for further information.