Monday, 20 October 2008
In the News today...The Scouting Association has issued some new guidelines for their leaders to assist in dealing with enquiries from young people regarding sex and relationships. They have issued a document for leaders and supporting materials (access to members only as well as establishing an online directory of links to agencies that can give young people further support and guidance. The guidelines for leaders do take into account that there may be some religious and cultural issues, especially for those groups which are sponsored (e.g. those attached/affiliated to churches).