Cardiff City FC Community Foundation is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults who engage in Foundation organised activities.

Whether it is at the Stadium, the House of Sport or the out in the community, the Foundation will strive to keep children and vulnerable adults safe and free from harm.

The Foundation takes its responsibilities seriously in this area and we are committed to:
• Getting the right people involved through safe recruitment and training.
• Creating a safe environment for all visitors, participants and staff.
• Having and promoting clear systems to deal with any issues or concerns.

Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Policies and Procedures
The Foundation has in place comprehensive safeguarding policies and procedures for all staff and volunteers, which meet the requirements of The Premier League Rules, The Football League's guidance on Safeguarding Children and Young People, The FA Safeguarding Children Rules and Government legislation. The Club adheres to Affiliated Football’s policies and procedures for safeguarding. For further information, click here.

Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility and all staff and volunteers have a duty to safeguard the welfare of children and other vulnerable groups. If you require a full version of the Foundation’s Safeguarding policies, you can contact the Foundation’s Safeguarding Lead Safeguarding Manager (see contact details below).

If you have a concern

Safeguarding Contacts


Cardiff City FC Community Foundation


Safeguarding Lead


Roxanne Williams

Job Title

Safeguarding Development Manager

Contact Number

02920231212 & 07487846778


[email protected]


 Cardiff City Football Club


Head of Safeguarding - Cardiff City FC


Robert Cronick

Job Title

Head of Safeguarding

Contact Number

07872 147351


[email protected]


If you are worried about the immediate safety or welfare of a child or vulnerable adult you can also contact:

The Police/Ambulance Service – (Dial) 999

The NSPCC Helpline – 0800 800 5000


Child Line – 0800 1111

Cardiff Social Care Services

Children & Adults – 029 20 788570


Safeguarding Boards


Cwm Taf, Local Safeguarding Children – 01443 484524


Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan, Regional Safeguarding Children – 02922 330880 or 02922 330883



Cwm Taf, Local Safeguarding Adults – 01443 484523

Blaenau Gwent Safeguarding Adults Board – 01495 315700

Torfaen Safeguarding Adults Board – 01495 762200


Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan Regional Safeguarding Adults Board – 02922 308880

Caerphilly Safeguarding Adults Board – 0808 100 2500

Monmoutshire Safeguarding Adults Board – 01291 638928


If you would like further information or to request a copy of our safeguarding policies and procedures then please email [email protected] .