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Southend Judo Club, as a member of the British Judo Association, upholds the principle that all children whatever their age, culture, disability, gender, language, racial origin, religious belief and/or sexual identity have the right to protection from abuse.  The committee and volunteers of the club are committed to the welfare and protection of children and young people so that they can enjoy judo activities in safety without fear, threat or abuse.

Southend Judo Club have adapted in full the British Judo Association Child Protection Policy, Procedures and Guidelines.
Click on picture to see the full document.Concerned about possible abuse or bad practice within a Judo Environment?
If you're concerned about possible child abuse or bad practice within a British Judo club, competition or any other judo environment then you should talk to one of the people below:British Judo Child Protection Team - Tel. 01509 631 670. Use this option if the issue involves the Club Welfare Officer or you are unsure and need further guidance

If you are worried about a child:
NSPCC Helpline 0808 800 5000
Childline 0800 1111
Southend Department of Children & Learning (Social Services) 01702 215 000
Southend Department of Children & Learning (Out of Hours) 01245 492 154

Contact Name
Lead Coaches Pascal Knaapen Lead Senior Coach 5th Dan BJA L2 & UKCC L2 Coach ?BJA Senior Examiner (SE) BJA Senior Recorder (SR) Former Dutch Junior National Champion & Squad member Ellie Ewing Lead Junior Coach 1st Dan BJA L2 Coach BJA Timekeeper (TK)