Cross Country Nova Scotia is committed to creating a Safe Sport environment for cross-country skiers within member clubs. CCNS will ensure Safe Sport policies are implemented effectively, and resources accompanying the Safe Sport movement are easily available to all CCNS members.
Responsible Coaching Movement
Cross Country Nova Scotia’s Board of Directors has endorsed the principles of the Responsible Coaching Movement. The provincial cross-country ski team and member clubs are implementing the recommendations of the Responsible Coaching Movement, with support from CCNS.
Canadian Sport Help Line
The Canadian Sport Helpline is an anonymous, confidential and independent service that offers help to victims or witnesses of harassment, abuse or discrimination. The service allows callers to share and validate their concerns, obtain advice on required next steps, and be referred to other appropriate resources for follow up.
The Canadian Sport Helpline is staffed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Eastern Time, seven days per week. The service is available by toll-free phone line, email, text or live chat, in French and English.