For Juniors

For Juniors

A page for players aged up to 11 years old ⚽

This page has all of our activities and information to help make your football safe and fun!

First of all, let's meet the Safeguarding Team at Hampshire FA.

You can contact any of these people if you have a problem that means you're not having fun at football or you don't feel safe...

Safeguarding Team - Safeguarding@HampshireFA.com

Ian Binks

Ian Binks - Designated Safeguarding Officer

Email: Ian.Binks@HampshireFA.com

Phone: 07718122900

Melanie Gill

Melanie Gill - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Officer

Email: Melanie.Gill@HampshireFA.com

Phone: 07885807321

Neil Cassar

Neil Cassar - Senior Safeguarding Lead

Email: Neil.Cassar@HampshireFA.com

Darren Parker

Darren Parker - Deputy Senior Safeguarding Lead

Email: Darren.Parker@HampshireFA.com

Get in Touch

Safeguarding@HampshireFA.com

Opening times to contact our Safeguarding Team: 8:30am-5:15pm (Monday-Friday)

If your problem is urgent and you cannot contact your club or the Hampshire FA Designated Safeguarding Officer (Ian Binks - 07718122900), you should contact any of the following:

New Mascot Coming Soon...

Hampshire FA have a brand new mascot bringing lots of fun and adventure very soon!

Can you guess what animal they are from the picture?

New Hampshire FA Mascot Teaser Image
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Fun Football Activities

SuperKicks

The FA SuperKicks Hub has lots of fun football activities to try! Click the button below to watch the videos and have a go!

Hampshire FA 'Open Up' Survey

Our 'Open Up' survey is now closed and no longer accepting submissions. Thank you so much to everyone that completed or shared the survey! 👏

Our Safeguarding Team listened to all of your ideas and they have put together some information for clubs to help them make football's return safer and more enjoyable for you ⚽🙂

You can download the information here, or you can find out more by clicking here.

Our Safeguarding Team isn't done yet! More information from the survey is coming soon...

Winsor United Collect their Nike Match Footballs

Well done to Winsor United Youth for winning our prize draw for some new Nike match footballs! ⚽⚽⚽

What If I Have A Problem?

If you have a problem that means that you don't feel happy, or you don't feel safe,
speak to an adult you trust
and tell them what's wrong.

They could be:

  • A parent, a coach, or any other adult that you feel happy talking to
  • Your football team's club welfare officer (if you don't know who this is, you could ask another player, a parent or a coach)
  • The Hampshire FA Safeguarding Team - Safeguarding@HampshireFA.com
  • The FA Safeguarding Team - Safeguarding@TheFA.com

If you don't feel safe, you can also phone the NSPCC for help - 0808 800 5000

If your problem is an emergency, phone the Police - 999

Speak to an Adult You Trust

Staying Safe Online

There's lots of help and information that can help you stay safe on the internet.

QUESTIONS???

If you have a problem or feel unsafe there are a number of different people who you can go to for help.

1. A parent, a coach, or any adult that you trust

If there is an adult that you trust, you can tell them any problems that you are having. You can also show them the contact details below so they know other people who can help.

 2. Your Club Welfare Officer

Your football team has a Club Welfare Officer who is trained to help keep all children in the club safe and make sure that you are enjoying your football with the club. If you have any problems, you can go to them and they will help. If you don't know who this person is, you can find out by asking a parent, a coach or manager, or anyone else involved in the club.

3. The Hampshire FA Safeguarding Team

Hampshire FA have a safeguarding team to make sure that all children involved in football across Hampshire are safe and enjoy their football. You can go to any person in the team below with a problem and trust them. They are here to help you.

Ian Binks

Ian Binks - Designated Safeguarding Officer

Email: Ian.Binks@HampshireFA.com

Phone: 07718122900

Melanie Gill

Melanie Gill - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Officer

Email: Melanie.Gill@HampshireFA.com

Phone: 07885807321

Neil Cassar

Neil Cassar - Senior Safeguarding Lead

Email: Neil.Cassar@HampshireFA.com

Darren Parker

Darren Parker - Deputy Senior Safeguarding Lead

Email: Darren.Parker@HampshireFA.com

4. The FA Safeguarding Team

The FA also have a safeguarding team. If you would prefer to speak to them, call 0800 169 1863 and ask for the safeguarding team or email Safeguarding@TheFA.com

 

What if I can't reach any of those people or I don't want to go to them for help?

If you can't contact any of the people above and you feel unsafe, you can call the NSPCC - 0808 800 5000

If your problem is an emergency, call the police - 999

A page for all players aged 11 years old or younger.

  • To let us know how football can be more fun 
  • To learn more about how to stay safe and people who can help
  • To take part in fun football activities