Heart of Midlothian Football Club acknowledges its responsibility to safeguard the welfare of those who engage with the Club, especially children and vulnerable adults.
We are committed to protecting children, young people and vulnerable adults from all forms of harm and actively promote the creation of a positive and supportive environment.
The Club has recently appointed a new Head of Safeguarding, Desmond Coyne, who will be carrying out a comprehensive review and update of existing policies and who will be responsible for overseeing the effective use of these policies and procedures to continue to safeguard the welfare of those who engage with the Club, especially children, young people and vulnerable adults.
Desmond can be contacted via email: DesmondCoyne@homplc.co.uk or over the phone on 0131 200 7232 OR 07525591733.
Heart of Midlothian Football Club's Child Wellbeing Policy is accessible via the below link.
To view a summary of the UN Convention of the Rights of the Child please click here.
The following useful materials provide further information about keeping children safe: