CBC has shared the results of an investigation conducted in the Canadian sport system, and found a shocking 200+ coaches convicted of sexual offences in the last 20 years. For more information, see their article here.
Where do we stand in Alberta?
What can we do? Take a look at the Coaching Association of Canada’s Responsible Coaching Movement
Tips for children from Sheldon Kennedy (former NHL player and safe sport advocate):
- Call the Kid’s Help Phone
- Call 911
- Visit the Calgary Child Advocacy Centre
- Raise you concerns and ask questions when something feels wrong