The Forest Town & District u3a committee take very seriously the welfare of u3a members and will act appropriately whenever possible or where instances, or allegations of actual abuse or neglect comes to their attention, please take time to read through our policies of the committee's commitments to your welfare and what is expected of you with regard to other members.
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|Safeguarding Policy and Procedure for the Welfare of U3A Members.|
|The National U3A has a Safeguarding Policy for the welfare of its members.|
|The Executive Committee of the Forest Town & District U3A have adopted this policy for the welfare of our members.|
|The Committee take very seriously the welfare of our members and will act appropriately whenever possible or where instances, or allegations of actual abuse or neglect comes to their attention.|
|If you feel that you have been abused or treated unfairly at our any of our General or group meetings|
|please report it to any member of the committee in person or through our Website Contact page.|
|You can read the full Safeguarding Policy here: Safeguarding Policy|
|In conjunction with our Safeguarding Policy please read these three documents:|
U3A members are expected to conduct themselves within the U3A's movements “guiding principles”.
Members are also expected to treat each other with dignity and respect.
Please read the Members Code of Conduct and the following document.
Committee members on election also become Trustees of the u3a movement and are required to confirm that they will abide by the Trustee Code of Conduct.
You can read the Trustees commitment to the u3a and you in this document: Trustee Code of Conduct
General Data Protection Regulations 2018
New data protection regulations came into force in May 2018.
The new regulations do not change the way we use your membership details but do require that we have your signed consent to continue using that information.
Members renewing their membership will need to sign a consent form, applicants for membership will find a consent form on the reverse of the membership application form.
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