Safe Sport

At the Canadian Sport Centre Atlantic, we believe that everyone deserves a sport environment that is free from harassment, abuse and discrimination. We place the highest value on the safety and well-being of all participants in sport and are continuously working with our partners to keep sport safe, fun and welcoming.

Canadian Help Line 1888 837 7678

www.abuse-free-sport.ca

CALL 911 IF YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW IS IN IMMEDIATE DANGER

 

Our Commitment

The Canadian Sport Centre Atlantic pledges to align our practices with Phase 1 of the Responsible Coaching Movement (RCM). We are committed to ensuring that our athletes and coaches are protected by following the Rule of Two, having all staff complete Background Screening and providing Respect & Ethics training to all of our staff. All CSCA staff must complete the following training: Make Ethical Decisions, Respect in Sport and Commit to Kids.

National Resources

Kids Help Phone
They are always there for you. No matter what you want to talk about, they’re available to listen. No judgment, totally private, 24/7.
1-800-668-6868
Text "CONNECT" to 686868
http://kidshelpphone.ca/

Hope for Wellness Help Line
Telephone crisis intervention counselling support for First Nations and Inuit, 24/7.
1-855-242-3310
https://www.hopeforwellness.ca/

Canada Suicide Prevention Services
Available 24/7x365.
1-833-456-4566
Text “Start” to 45645
https://www.crisisservicescanada.ca/en/

Provincial Mental Health Crisis Resources

Nova Scotia
Mental Health Crisis Line
1-888-429-8167

New Brunswick
Crisis Phone Line: Chimo Helpline
1-800-667-5005
http://www.chimohelpline.ca/

Newfoundland & Labrador
Mental Health Crisis Line
1-888-737-4668
https://www.bridgethegapp.ca/

Prince Edward Island
The Island Helpline
1-800-218-2885
https://www.theislandhelpline.com/

Training and Other Resources

Commit to Kids logo

Respect Group logo

Responsible Coaching Movement logo

True Sport logo

Safe Sport Training logo

 

 

 

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Are you a coach looking to excel in ethical leadership?

Apply now for the Support4Sport vip program!

After applying, you will receive coupon codes to complete Commit to Kids and Respect in Sport training free of charge! All vip coaches will receive free criminal background checks and ongoing safe sport learning!

Learn more about the program and all its perks here.