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Tips for Parents on Keeping Children Safe in Sport

Sports are a source of joy, freedom, and essential play for millions of kids across the country. With more families signing their kids up to play every day, parents need to be aware of the important things they can do to help ensure that their children are safe in sports.

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, we’ve partnered with the U.S. Center for SafeSport to share these crucial tips and tools that parents can use to stay connected to their children and help to prevent abuse.

How Can I Help to Prevent Abuse?

In this episode of the 'Champion in Every Corner' podcast from the U.S. Center for SafeSport, Dr. Melissa Merrick addresses the challenges of staying connected to your children in the modern age. She touches base on how parents can help promote safety in youth sports and provide tips on engaging community members with the mission of preventing child abuse and neglect.

Listen to the full discussion


Check out the full podcast series here