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Luton Scout Website Drop Down Menu Guide v6*

UK Scout Policies and Resources

  • Member Resources*
  • Growing Scouts*
  • How we do things safely*
  • DBS Checking: Latest Guidance*
  • Inclusion. Scouting for all*
  • Adult Training*
  • Young Leader Training*
  • Supporting you to document risk assessments*
  • Speaking with parents, carers, young people. Guidance for Group Scout Leaders, Section Leaders*
  • Guidance for parents of local Groups approaching their Scouts activities*
  • Useful Covid Documents from Scout HQ*
  • How you can support local communities*
  • Data Protection Policy*
  • Policy, Organisation and Rules (POR)*
  • Scout Association Websites

  • World Scout Headquarters*
  • UK Scout Headquarters*
  • Bedfordshire*
  • Luton*
  • International Websites*
  • Scouting Sections

  • Beavers Scouts*
  • Cubs Scouts*
  • Scouts*
  • Explorers Scouts*
  • Scout Network Scouts*
  • Scout Active Support*
  • Managers*
  • Scout Badges by Section*
  • Uniform Badge Placement: Young People* Adult*
  • Programs Ideas

  • UK Scout HQ Activities and Program Ideas Search*
  • Socially distanced activity ideas: Beavers Scouts*,Cub Scouts*,Scouts*,Explore Scouts*,Network Scouts*,
  • #SkillsForLife*
  • #SkillsForLife: Members Resource*
  • Youth Shaped Scouting*
  • HQ Programme Planner by Section*
  • HQ Scouts Delivering a flexible programme during COVID-19 (incl. Challenge, Activity, Chief Scout’s , Queen’s Scout, D of E Award, Other Activities)*
  • HQ Scouts at Home*
  • The Scouts: A User’s Manual. An introduction to Scouting*
  • Forms

  • Nan Form April 2020*
  • Risk Assessment Form*
  • Health and Wellbeing Issues

  • Chums Bereavement Service*
  • Samaritans*
  • Wellbeing champions*
  • Where can I go for support if I’m worried or anxious*
  • Youthscape Young People Emotional Wellbeing*
  • Mental Health Support*
  • Children and young people Mental Health*
  • Luton Sexual Health *
  • Health and Wellbeing Service in Luton*
  • Children with speech and language difficulties*
  • Rehab 4 Addiction Coronavirus: Guidance for Better Mental Health*
  • Rehab 4 Alcohol, Drugs Addiction, Mental Health Rehab*
  • Children’s Commissioner*
  • Children’s Commissioner: Coronavirus Children and You*
  • Children’s Guide to Coronavirus*
  • Scout Coronavirus Guideline and Updates*
  • Supporting those made most vulnerable by the crisis.
  • Gov UK Coronavirus Guidelines*
  • Government local area restrictions postcode checker*
  • Local Area Restrictions Level PDF Files: Medium* High* Very High* 
  • NYA Coronavirus Guidelines*
  • Luton Council Coronavirus Guidelines*
  • Legionella: Managing water risk.   HSE Gov*  Scout HQ*
  • Safety Issues

  • Parents: Safe and Sound*
  • Health, Safety and Life Issues*
  • Staying Safe and Safeguarding*
  • Scouts Stay Safe*
  • How we do things safely*
  • Protecting ourselves and others*
  • Finding a safe place to meet*
  • Getting Scouts back into the great outdoors*
  • Scouts Staying Safe Online*
  • Digital Scouts: which platform to use (incl Platform Age Limits)? *
  • Child Exploitation and Online Protection. Stay Safe on Line (CEOP)*
  • Drone Safety Code*
  • Safeguarding Policy and Procedure*
  • Camping Gas – Guidance on Safe Use – v3 February 2018*
  • Codes of Practise and Reports

  • Young People First (Parents) Poster v1 Jul 2019*
  • Young People First Adult Yellow Card v7 Nov 2018*
  • Adults Scouting and Alcohol Green Card v1 2017*
  • Scouting Emergency Card Purple v7 Mar 2019*
  • Young People First Orange Card v4 Apr 2019*
  • Safety Checklist for Managers v3 Dec 2018*
  • Emergencies and Reporting*
  • Serious Accident Reporting Process*
  • Near Misses Reporting*
  • Printable Badge Posters

  • Beaver Scouts printable badges*
  • Cub Scout printable badges*
  • Scout printable badges*
  • Explorer Scouts printable badges*
  • Intouch

    InTouch is the system used to manage communications at all Scout activities and events. It is flexible to allow those organising events to implement a system best suited to their particular circumstances.

  • Scout HQ Safety Process including Emergencies and Reporting*
  • Scout HQ InTouch Process*
  • Impact of Scouting

  • HQ report on the impact of Scouting*
  • 2017 UK Impact Report*
  • 2017 The Scout Association: Pilot impact survey analysis for the UK*

    Executive Activity

  • Executive Committee Role*
  • Board of Trustees*
  • Executive Committee Recruitment*
  • Admin, accounts, insurance, legal services*
  • UK Scouting Grants and funds to support local Scouting*
  • Bedfordshire Scouts County Grant Scheme Information*
  • Grants from external sources*
  • Insurance*
  • Unity Insurance*
  • Activity Topics

  • Campaigning, media and member communications*
  • Recruiting, appointing and reviewing*
  • World Organization of the Scout Movement Growth Toolkit*
  • Growing and developing Scouting*
  • International Scouting*
  • Jamboree on the Air (JOTA) and Jamboree on the Internet (JOTI)*
  • Faith and spiritual development*
  • Chief Scout*
  • Scouting magazine*
  • UK Scouting News*
  • Adult Awards and Recognition*
  • Luton Council Grants

  • Near Neighbours Small Grants Criteria and Guidance 2020*
  • Near Neighbours Small Grants Equal Opportunities 2020*
  • Near Neighbours Small Grants Application Form 250-1000 2020*
  • Near Neighbours Small Grants Application Form 1000-3000 2020*
  • Near Neighbours Small Grants Check-List 2020*
  • Near Neighbours Small Grants Coronavirus Guidance 2020*
  • Luton Media

  • Luton Media Using Social Media*
  • Luton Media Copyright and Performing Rights*
  • Luton Media Team Guide

    With the reduction in the numbers of Local Papers in Luton, getting articles printed is becoming much more difficult. Articles need to draw the editor’s attention with good interesting stores, supported by great pictures.
    The Luton Media Team has produced “Luton Media Team Guide to”:

  • Writing the Press Release v2*
  • Generating Good Stories v2*
  • The Power of Pictures v2*
  • Our Mighty Local Media v2*
  • How to create a contact sheet for photo selection*
  • How to create an Animation*
  • Contact

  • Contact the Enquiry Co-ordinator for more details on enquiries@lutonscouts.org.uk*

    Remember this website is on public view. Images may be used to promote Scouting in Luton, the UK and across the World Scouting.

  • Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
    Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls