Scouts Canada places great importance on creating a fun and safe environment for our members, especially children and youth. How do we create this environment? It’s a reflection of the culture of safety that extends throughout the organization.
How we keep youth safe
We have comprehensive policies and procedures in place to ensure the safety of youth, you can find out more about these below. We believe in embedding safety in everything that we do and creating a safe culture.
Online Youth Safety Resources
Below please see a number of online resources ranging from provincial, national and international protection legislation to a listing of child protection agencies to information on other organizations that provide help and support to children and youth.
Manage Challenging Behaviours
Promoting Positive Behaviour and Managing Challenging Behaviour is a guide for Scouters that creates a consistent and respectful approach to addressing disruptive or negative conduct within a Section. It equips Section Scouters and Group Commissioners with best practices to prevent, manage and escalate poor or disruptive behaviour within a Section.
Guide to Promoting Positive Behaviour and Managing Challenging Situations