Code Of Ethics

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 Kerry Area Basketball Board is fully committed to safeguarding the well being of its members. Every individual in the organisation should at all times, show respect and understanding for members rights, safety and welfare and conduct themselves in a way that reflects the principles of the organisation and the guidelines contained in the Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children's Sport in Ireland.

The guidance given in Basketball Ireland's code of ethics is based on the principles set out in the following publications:

  • "Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children's Sport", Irish Sports Council and Sports Council Northern Ireland 2000 (reviewed 2006)
  • "Children First" National Guidelines for the Protection and Welfare of Children, Dept of Health Children 1999
  • "Our Duty to Care" Dept of Health Children 2002

The aim of this code is to promote best practice by everyone involved in the sport of Basketball and to provide a safe, healthy, enjoyable environment for young members.