Child Safety Is Our First Priority
We are unwavering in our belief that all youth-serving programs must take every precaution to protect children and surround them with noble, trustworthy mentors.
Designed to mitigate risks of predatory behavior, the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation’s National Child Protection Tool Kit is available for free to any organization in America.
This unique Child Protection Program resource includes:
- A comprehensive Child Protection Policy
- Affordable background checks
- Child safety training programs
Access the materials in our Resource Portal, where coaches can also find:
- Tools for youth development strategies
- Ways to connect with peers for sharing best practices
- Fact sheets and other background reading from the American Psychological Association, the Crimes Against Children Research Center, and many more
- Videos, seminars, and workshops