Washington AFC is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and adults at risk who engage in Club organised activities.

If you have a concern…

Washington AFC has staff trained and ready to deal with matters of abuse, harassment or bullying involving Children and Adults at Risk.  The Club have Safeguarding Officers for different age group sections, their contact number can be found below.

If you have a concern about your own safety or the safety or welfare of a child or adult at risk who engages in Club activities, you can speak to one of the Safeguarding Team below:

Club Safeguarding Team

Head of Safeguarding: Gary Sykes
[email protected]
07743 820274

Boys Mini Soccer: Darren Heathcote – 07793 718381

Girls Mini Soccer: Emma Clark – 07837 184248 & Susan Marchbank – 07446 115815

Boy’s 9 & 11 a side: Rachel Lacey – 07729 220323

Girl’s 9 & 11 a side: Kelly Plews – 07999 657894

Mental Health Officer: Anth Hodgson – 07527 241080

The FA Safeguarding Team
Tel: 0800 169 1863
Email: [email protected]

NSPCC 24-hour Help Line – 0808 800 5000

NSPCC Child Line – 0800 1111