Contacts/Links

Information and support from our safeguarding team

For enquiries about or general information on safeguarding courses and officers, please contact Claire Ritchie at safeguarding@scottishgymnastics.org

For PVG and safe recruitment enquiries, email pvg@scottishgymnastics.org

For welfare and safeguarding advice and support, please contact Eillidh McCall-Lawrie and Lorna Whyte at welfare@scottishgymnastics.org

If you have a child protection concern, please email safegym@scottishgymnastics.org or call Lorna on 07500 049 607 or Eilidh on 07394 565 292 


Additional information and support

We recognise that sometimes you’d like to speak to someone independent who understands and who can offer support or guidance.

Children 1st Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport
Tel: 0141 419 1156
Email: cwps@children1st.org.uk
 
Parentline is run by Children 1st offering guidance and support to adults
Tel: 08000 28 22 33

NSPCC works to prevent child abuse and offers help, advice and support
Tel: 0808 800 5000 for adults concerned about a child

Tel: 0800 587 6696 - free and confidential NSPCC helpline for anyone that has been affected by the Whyte Review

Childline is the NSPCC helpline offering guidance and support to children and young people
Tel: 0800 1111

respectme is Scotland’s Anti-Bullying Service
Tel: 0344 800 8600
Email: enquire@respectme.org.uk

LGBT Youth Scotland is Scotland's national charity for LGBTI young people
Email: info@lgbtyouth.org.uk

SAMH is the Scottish Association for Mental Health
Tel: 0344 800 0550

Breathing Space is a confidential mental health support service for people aged 16 and over in Scotland
Tel: 0800 83 85 87

Samaritans provide a vital lifeline for people and communities
Freepost RSRB-KKBY-CYJK
PO Box 9090
Stirling
FK8 2SA
Tel: 116 123
Email: jo@samaritans.org