who we are

Safeguarding Children and Young People

We are an Australian Childhood Foundation Accredited Organisation.

The YMCA of the Inner North East of Adelaide takes very seriously its legal and moral responsibilities to protect all children and young people who use its facilities, programs and services.

INEA YMCA is legally and morally responsible for ensuring that appropriate policies and practices are in place to minimise, if not eliminate, the risk of abuse of children and young people who participate in our services and programs.

All of our staff and volunteers are required to act to safeguard children and young people by:

We have partnered with the Australian Childhood Foundation (ACF) to continually improve our child protection processes, systems and monitoring programs. This partnership will ensure our actions comply with seven key safeguarding standards:

*For more information please click on the following policies/documents

POLICIES