Child Protection and Welfare

Child Welfare

and Protection


Important Contacts

Devon Cricket Board

Name Role Email
James May DCB Welfare Officer
Jim Wood DCB Deputy Welfare Officer

Other contacts
Devon MASH (Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub)
Torbay Safeguarding Hub
Plymouth Safeguarding
Devon & Cornwall Police
ECB Child Protection Team
Think U Know (Child Exploitation and Online Protection centre)


Other Useful Info

Changes to CRB procedure and move to DBS

DCB e-Policy

Junior Cricketers playing in Adult Matches

Is your CRB up for renewal?

Who Should Be Checked?

Devon DBS Identity Checkers

ECB Clubmark

Creating a Club Safeguarding Policy

Be on the Safe Side - flyer

General Information

You can now download the ECB's Cricket Policy for Safeguarding Children - Safe Hands from the ECB by clicking here

You can also download the Be on the Safe Side flyer by clicking here. This has been put together by the Devon Safeguarding Children Board and provides a useful at a glance resource as to who can be contacted if people have any safeguarding concerns and they are not sure who to contact.

The DCB are running Safeguarding & Protecting Children workshops as part of their Coach Education programme. Details of the current courses available can be found by clicking here.  

Additional places are often available contact for further information.

For further information on CRB checks contact Matt Theedom on

Welfare Updates

May 2015

October 2014

April 2014

July 2013

November 2012

June 2011

March 2011

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