Melbourne Ice Wolves are dedicated to inclusion and diversity within our club. We believe that anyone deserves to be a part of our community, no matter their age, race, gender or sexuality. We have strengthened this commitment by implementing child safety standards and our LGBTQI+ inclusion policy and seek to build on the values of inclusion and diversity.
Child Safety Standards Statement
All children who are a part of Melbourne Ice Wolves have a right to feel and be safe. The welfare of the children in our care will always be our first priority and Melbourne Ice Wolves has a zero tolerance to child abuse. Melbourne Ice Wolves aims to create a child-safe and child friendly environment where children feel safe and have fun and Melbourne Ice Wolves' activities are always carried out in the best interests of the children. Melbourne Ice Wolves supports Ice Hockey Victoria’s Child Safety Policy.
Ice Hockey Victoria's Child Safety Standards can be found here.
LGBTQI+ Inclusion Policy Statement
Melbourne Ice Wolves is committed to providing a safe, supportive and welcoming environment for staff, players, coaches, officials, spectators and members of the public associated with Melbourne Ice Wolves. Melbourne Ice Wolves recognise and respect all sexualities, gender identities and sexes and believe that everyone has the right to participate in a safe, respectful and welcoming environment.
View our full LGBTQI+ Inclusion Policy here.
Our commitment to inclusive ice hockey extends beyond just policy - we're a keen believer in being visible allies and are working towards hosting ice hockey's first ever grassroots level Pride Cup at IceHQ in Reservoir on January 22nd, 2022. Tickets and more information can be found here.