Edge Hill University’s new research centre on safeguarding in sport has generated hope for real change.
Darcie Caldcleugh works as a children’s worker with a registered charity, and believes her BSc in Child Health and Wellbeing prepared her “in the best way possible” for employment.
One of the country’s leading experts in child protection in sport is calling for a UK survey to reveal the magnitude of gender based violence in sport. Melanie Lang, Senior Lecturer in Child Protection in Sport at Edge Hill University, is calling on sports funding bodies to commission the survey. It follows the publication of […]
An Edge Hill University researcher will represent the UK as a subject expert in the field of gender-based violence and abuse in sport in a new study funded by the European Commission’s Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency.
An Edge Hill University academic will use her research expertise on child protection in sport to inform Japanese sports policy.
Child protection in sport expert warns against intensive training for young athletes.
Children who abuse their parents are usually victims of past abuse and should be treated with care rather than criminalised, according to an Edge Hill University researcher.