The Board of Directors has voted to incorporate a Plan To Protect program at the Calgary Yacht Club.
Plan to Protect is a national programs that works/trains organizations to protect children and staff against abuse. Each year approximately 500 children participate in Sailing Education Programs and Regattas at our club. Unfortunately the issue of abuse is not a new one and has rapidly become a leading cause of concern for organizations that are responsible for the care and safety of children.
CYC is taking a very proactive approach to promote a safe place for children. Below are a few highlights: