Safeguarding Policy

Safeguarding Policy

At YMCA Lincolnshire we regard the safety and welfare of our customers, residents and young people in our care as our top priority.

We believe that they all have an absolute right to protection from abuse regardless of their age, race, religion, ability, gender, language, background or sexual orientation.

Our Safeguarding Policy is in place to protect children, young people and adults at risk who receives services from YMCA Lincolnshire and to provide staff and volunteers with the overarching principles that guide our approach to safeguarding and protecting children, young people and adults at risk.

To download and read the full document please click here or on the image below.

Useful contacts:

YMCA Lincolnshire Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)

Caroline Killeavy, Chief Executive or 01522 503 389

YMCA Lincolnshire Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSO)

Zara Smith, Senior Childcare Manager or 07841444294

Local Area Designated Officers

Paul Fisher

01522 554674

Rachel Powis

01522 554668

Children’s Services Customer Services

8am – 6pm 01522 782 111

Out of Hours 01522 782 333

NSPCC Helpline

0808 800 5000

Lincolnshire Safeguarding Children’s Board

Lincolnshire Safeguarding Adults Board

CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre)

For a more expansive list of websites and contact details download our Safeguarding Policy by clicking here.