Welfare

Welfare


 The SouthWelfare Officer is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Any accidents occuring at a South run event should be reported on the online accident form. EH are compiling a record of all hockey accidents that require a visit to hospital, please report using the monitoring report.

If Fiona is unavailable, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Secretary) or for issues at PC This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Performance Director).

Fiona is there to ensure that as an organisation we adhere to the required policies and is the first point of contact should you have any concerns. Amongst other things, she will:

  • recognise that all young people participating in hockey (regardless of age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, ability or disability) have the right to play in an environment free from poor practice, abuse and harm
  • always approach safeguarding with a young person perspective, ensuring the individual’s wellbeing is the prime focus

All South policies are available to download from the policy and guideline page. This includes:

 England Hockey have also produced a number of policies and documents:

 

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South News

Coronavirus With most of the region in, or appoint to be in Tier 4, we are back to Stage 1 of the return to play. Adult hockey is restricted to members of a single household. U18 sessions can continue but the travel protocols require 'local travel only' (village, town or part of city). EH are clarifying with the government the precise interpretation of this.  For full details please see the EH website. and their FAQs.

Performance Centres Due to the region being in Tier 4 by 03 January, Performance Centre activity in the South has been suspended.

Maurice Kitrell It iswith sadness that we report the death of Maurice Kitrell, President of Middlesex HA. He has served on the Middlesex committee for many years.

SCHA AGM The SCHA AGM will be an electronic meeting on 14 January 2021. Click for details.

Sanctions for Covid 19 Offences EH brought in a range of new penalties for Red Cards and MMOs where there has been a breach of Covid 19 regulations. The minimum suspensions will be:

  • regulation 6.5(a) - 45 days (no violence used, attempted threatened)
  • regulation 6.5(b) - 60 days (violence to player used, attempted or threatened)
  • regulation 6.5(c) - 90 days (violence to official used, attempted or threatened)