YOUR CHILD’S SAFETY ALWAYS COMES FIRST
At Boys & Girls Clubs of Mason Valley, safety is priority No. 1. Every day, we strive to create a safe, fun environment so kids learn and grow. We have ZERO tolerance for child sexual abuse or misconduct, and we put resources behind that stance.
CULTURE OF SAFETY
Boys & Girls Clubs of Mason Valley continually updates our policies, programs and training for staff and volunteers. These are designed to ensure child safety and protect young people.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Mason Valley has comprehensive policies in place that protect youth – including, but not limited to, supervision, transportation, communication and prohibiting private one-on-one contact.
24-HOUR TOLL-FREE HOTLINE
We encourage all staff, members, and families to report any incident or situation they feel is unsafe. Through Praesidium, one of the nation’s leading safety experts, Boys & Girls Clubs of Mason Valley members and staff have access to a confidential 24-hour toll-free Child Safety Hotline.
866-607-SAFE (7233) or email SafeClub@Praesidiuminc.com.
MANDATORY BACKGROUND CHECKS
Every staff and volunteer undergoes a criminal background check. All potential employees and volunteers are checked through the State Repository of Nevada and have fingerprints recorded and kept on file.
REQUIRED IMMEDIATE REPORTING
Boys & Girls Clubs of Mason Valley staff and volunteers are mandated reporters. We are required to report any critical incident/safety concern to local authorities immediately. We must also report any critical incident to Boys & Girls Clubs of America within 24 hours.