Participating in youth and amateur sports is a great way for young people to build character and learn valuable life skills. Unfortunately, as so many news stories often remind us, organizations running youth sports programs can also be attractive to dangerous individuals in search of young victims. Because of the age and vulnerability of many participants, it’s imperative that all athletes and participants are guaranteed a safe and secure environment, free of physical, sexual or psychological harm.
As such, regular background checks for youth coaches, referees and other volunteers at amateur, Olympic and youth sports organizations are fast-becoming a requirement in many cities and states. If they’re not required today, they will be soon – and for good reason.
Verified Volunteers performs background checks on youth coaches, referees, facility crew and other sports volunteers. We work with organizations of all sizes to build screening programs that are comprehensive while also remaining cost efficient and fast.
Verified Volunteers regularly provides background checks for youth coaches and other volunteers working with:
Verified Volunteers provides background checks for youth coaches, referees, facility crew and other volunteers at amateur, Olympic and youth sports organizations of all shapes and sizes. Here are a few of the organizations we are so proud to partner with to provide a safe and secure environment for their young participants.