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Other HDS policies
Child protection policy
Our child protection policy can be downloaded in PDF format. If you would like your child to participate in an event run by the HDS, please read the policy and complete the consent form at the end.
Equal opportunities policy
Our equal opportunities policy can be downloaded in PDF format.