Your local GFS Group
Please select your local GFS group from the list.
If you’re unsure which is your local group, please visit the group finder page.
--- -----North East----- AYCC, Bishop Auckland Durham GAP, Durham Eldon, Durham* Grindon, Sunderland Pallion, Sunderland Pelton Fell, Durham Pittington, Durham* Rothwell, West Yorkshire* Wyndham Primary, Newcastle Widdrington, Northumberland ----- North West ----- Aigburth, Lancashire* Furness Vale, Derbyshire Garston, Lancashire* Layton, Lancashire* Mill Hill, Lancashire* Penny Lane, Lancashire* Pilling, Lancashire* Swinton, Lancashire* Stanwix, Cumbria Wrea Green, Lancashire ----- Midlands ----- Atherstone, Warwickshire* Bearwood, West Midlands* Burntwood, Staffordshire Gloucester, Gloucestershire* Market Drayton, Cheshire* Pheasey, West Midlands* Worksop, Nottinghamshire ----- East England ----- Albert Pye Community Primary School, Beccles Frodingham, Lincolnshire* Red Oak Primary (Lowestoft), Suffolk* Wainfleet, Lincolnshire ----- South England ----- City and Islington, London Hackney, London Leagrave, Bedfordshire* Looe, Cornwall* -----Wales ----- Abergavenny, Monmouthshire Dunvant, Swansea Felinfoel, Carmarthenshire* Penllergaer, Swansea*
* Although GFS is not a religious organisation, this group includes some elements of faith.
I'm registering because my daughter...
is new to GFS already attends GFS - I'm updating her information online.
About your daughter
Her date of birth* (e.g 30/11/2010)
Her home address
Equality and diversity Providing this information helps us to monitor our commitment of attracting and retaining girls and young women participating from a diverse range of communities.
What is her native language?
--- English Welsh BSL Arabic Bengali Chinese French German Gujurati Hungarian Italian Lithuanian Persian/Farsi Polish Portuguese Punjabi Romanian Russian Somali Spanish Tagalog/Filipino Tamil Urdu Other Prefer not to say
What is her ethnic origin?
--- -----White ----- White British White Irish White Other -----Asian or Asian British ----- Indian Pakistani Bangladeshi Chinese Other Asian background -----Black or Black British ----- Caribbean African Other black background ----- Mixed ----- White and black Caribbean White and black African White and Asian Other mixed background ----- Other ----- Prefer not to say Undisclosed Any other background
What is her religion or belief?
--- None Christian Muslim Sikhism Hinduism Judaism Buddhism Astaru Baha'i Druidry Jainism Odinism Paganism Rastafarianism Shamanism Wicca Zoroastrian (Parsi) Other Prefer not to say
Travel arrangements Providing this information helps our Group Leaders to ensure the safety of your daughter and that they are being released to the correct person (if applicable).
What method(s) will she use to travel to and from GFS sessions?
Walk alone Walk with friend(s) under 18. Walk with adult. Car with adult. Bus/public transport alone. Bus/public transport with friend(s) under 18. Bus/public transport with adult. Drive herself. Other
Medical and access We use this information to inform staff/volunteers of any medical or access issues that should be taken into consideration when planning safe and accessible activities for your daughter.
Does she have any medical conditions, allergies or disabilities?
If so, please describe:
Photographs and footage On occasion, group sessions may be captured on film or in photographs by GFS volunteers/staff. Photos and videos are mainly used as evidence of working towards GFS programmes and in the group’s private Facebook Group. On occasion, your child’s photo may also be used in an appropriate manner to help promote GFS services to others through our print and online marketing, as well as national/regional social media channels. We would never force your daughter to be in any images or videos she doesn't want to be in.
Do you consent to any photographs and videos being taken of your child while participating in GFS activities?
By selecting 'no'', we will flag this with the Group Leader to strictly ensure that your daughter is not included in
any images (including in group photos and those which are used as evidence when working towards programmes). All care will be taken to ensure she is not present in any film//photo/footage. Alternatively her face will be obscured.
Your contact details (first emergency contact) We will use your details to contact you about arranging your daughter's first visit to GFS (if applicable). We will also contact you first in an emergency.
Your relationship with the girl or young women being registered:
--- Mother Father Step Mother Step Father Guardian Carer Other
Second emergency contact details We will use this information if you are unavailable.
This section is optional.
Their phone number
Their relationship with the girl or young women being registered:
--- Mother Father Step Mother Step Father Guardian Carer Other
Keep in touch with us
Subscribe to our newsletter (optional).
We're a charity, so we may also provide information about other ways to get involved such as adult membership and fundraising opportunities from time to time. We will never spam and we will never sell your information to third parties. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Please tick the box if you are happy to be contacted by GFS about GFS news, activities, campaigns and issues you might be interested in.
How did you first hear about GFS?
This helps us find out which of our marketing methods are the most effective use of our funds.
--- Google/web search Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn Word of mouth Local poster or leaflet Referred to GFS by school staff or professional News article Other
1. I consent to the administration of medical treatment to my child if necessary whilst participation in GFS activities.
2. I agree to Girls Friendly Society keeping information about my child as part of her membership to the organisation. This information will be kept in strict confidentiality subject to the Data Protection Act 1998 and GDPR 2018. Information will include health, disability, and emergency details.
3. I consent to the attendance of my child at Girls Friendly Society activities when the persons in charge of the young people will be an employee, volunteer or agent of GFS and agree to the conditions detailed.
I have read and agreed to the GFS agreement.