Wetaskiwin Soccer Club recognizes the incredible experiences and opportunities that sport offers to children. These experiences are integral to both community development and enhanced child development. Safe environments for children foster positive experiences and healthy relationships between athletes and coaches. In order to create a safe environment, there must be clearly established guidelines and commonly understood expectations for professional boundaries between adults and athletes, and a sense of safety for those who need to bring forward any concerns of misconduct towards children.
Wetaskiwin Soccer Club complies with all of CASA and ASA guidelines to create a safe and welcoming environment for our athletes, as referenced in the following policies:
In creating a safe sport environment, it's important to be able to recognize inappropriate conduct and know how to report it. Please see the following resources for more information.
Our club is committed to supporting our coaches, volunteers, and staff by implementing the following policies for responsible coaching. These policies are designed with both athletes and adults in mind to ensure physical, emotional, and mental wellbeing of all club members.
Wetaskiwin Soccer Club is committed to reducing barriers and ensuring that all children have the opportunity to play soccer. We strive to create a welcoming, inclusive, and equitable environment for our athletes, coaches, volunteers, and staff where all club members feel that they belong and are valued, and that their voices are heard. We appreciate diversity, and recognize the valuable contributions made by all club members. Please see the below resources for more detailed information.
If you have concerns related to the safe sport environment within Wetaskiwin Soccer Club, or to report an incident, please email: Registrar@wetaskiwinsoccer.com .