At the heart of everything we do at Martha’s Vineyard Boys & Girls Club, the safety of our members takes precedence. We are fully committed to creating an environment that is not only conducive to learning and growth but also ensures the well-being of every child in our care.

Our Unwavering Commitment

Our commitment to safety is unwavering and is reflected in every aspect of our operations. We understand that a safe environment is the foundation upon which our young members can learn, grow, and thrive.

Zero Tolerance Policy

We maintain a strict zero-tolerance policy towards inappropriate behavior of any kind, including child sexual abuse or misconduct. This policy is ingrained in our staffing structure and is an integral part of the guidelines within our Club facilities.

Empowering Our Members

As part of our commitment to safety, we equip our young members with the critical thinking and social-emotional skills they need to make healthy, safe choices. By doing so, we are helping them to navigate the world with confidence and security.

Our Safety Policies

We have developed comprehensive safety policies that are centered on the needs of our youth. These policies are continuously reviewed and updated to ensure they remain effective and relevant.

Training and Education

Training and education are key components of our safety policies. Our staff undergoes rigorous training to ensure they are well-equipped to protect and care for our young members. This includes training in first aid, child protection, and behavioral management.

Facility Safety

Our facilities are designed with safety in mind. We adhere to strict safety guidelines to ensure our premises are secure and safe for all members. Regular safety audits are conducted to identify and address any potential risks.

Join Us in Keeping Our Club Safe

We invite you, our valued parents and community members, to review our safety policies. Your understanding and support are crucial in helping us maintain a safe and secure environment for our young members.

“Ensuring Club members are safe is the first step to their success.”

We appreciate your trust in us and your partnership in keeping our Club safe. Remember, the safety of our young people is always our top priority.