Protect Youth Sports partners with organizations that share our view that the best way to improve the safety, security and protection of our children and youth in our communities is through safe youth sports programs. Our partners are essential to addressing the issue of sexual abuse head on.
Youth sports partners (sample list)
Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) – a national non-profit organization committed to providing all youth and high school athletes a positive, character-building youth sports experience.
“The issue of protecting young athletes from sexual predators is very important and one that PCA takes very seriously…As we strive for excellence we encourage all youth sports programs to implement background screening of coaches and volunteers, for the protection of our youth.” - Jim Thompson, Founder and CEO of Positive Coaching Alliance.
National Alliance for Youth Sports (NAYS) - America’s leading advocate for positive and safe sports and activities for children.
” Protect Youth Sports has demonstrated a unique awareness to the needs of youth sports organizations and has developed a very thorough process for running national background checks and re-verifying the accuracy of records.” - John Engh, Chief Operating Officer, NAYS