Welfare

As a British Fencing affiliated club SFC has adopted the BF welfare and safeguarding policies and procedures. The Child Protection Policy can be found here: British Fencing Child Protection Policy pdf

Copies of the BF welfare policies are also available to view at the club.

If you have a welfare concern you have a legal and moral obligation to report it. You can discuss any concerns with our Welfare Officer, Oktober Evennett, in confidence. You can speak to Oktober at the Club or contact her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

You can also report any concerns to the British Fencing’s Lead Welfare Officer, Liz Behnke, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 07717740125.

For additional guidance on reporting a welfare concern please visit British Fencing Welfare Zone; report a concern or the NSPCC: https://www.nspcc.org.uk/

NSPCC Helplines

Help for adults concerned about a child; call 0808 800 5000

Help for children and young people; call Childline on 0800 1111