Scouting is inclusive. This means we respect and value differences. Ensuring that you are using the correct terminology is a good starting point to ensuring all Members can enjoy the adventure of Scouting.

There is a wealth of information available on the main Scout HQ website - search for 'Inclusion' - (click on the link) - that will help when dealing with parents/carers with young people that need some extra considerations.

As a first start, it is important that the initial discussion with parents/carers sets the expectations and the document below should help with this this


The ACC (Inclusion) is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and she may be contacted for further advice (click on name) regarding any aspects regarding 'Inclusion'.