All girls and young women need to be registered with us before they can attend a Girls Friendly Society group.
If you’re a young woman (aged 16+) who is looking to sign up yourself, please visit the page for girls and young women.

Current waiting lists and information:

  • GFS Aigburth are currently full and are operating a waiting list. If you wish to apply, please do so and we will update you on a quarterly basis as to availability of places.
  • GFS Pelton Fell is temporarily closed
  • GFS Stanwix are currently full and operating a waiting list. If you wish to apply, please do so and we will update you on a quarterly basis as to availability of places.
  • GFS Atherstone is operating a waiting list for one of its three groups (GFS Atherstone has three different groups for different age ranges).

  1. Register your daughter. Please fill in the form below. This will be sent to GFS Head Office and stored in our secure database.
  2. We’ll contact you. Your local Group Leader or a GFS staff member will be in touch using the information you provide in this form, usually within two weeks. They will discuss your daughter’s eligibility to join and any access requirements she may have. They will also notify you if there is a waiting list or arrange your daughter’s first session if she can start straight away.
  3. Your daughter starts her GFS adventure!

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.

Although GFS is not a religious organisation, some groups include some elements of faith. The groups that do include elements of faith are marked with an asterisk*

I'm registering because my daughter...
is new to GFSalready attends GFS - I'm updating her information online.

About your daughter

Her details
First name*

Second name*

Her date of birth* (e.g 30/11/2010)

Her home address
Street address*

Town/city*

Postcode*

Equality and diversityProviding this information helps us to monitor our commitment to attracting and retaining girls and young women participating from a diverse range of communities.
What is her native language?

What is her ethnic origin?

What is her religion or belief?

Travel arrangementsProviding 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).
Please confirm how your child will travel to and from group(GFS recommends that children below the age of 11 years should be accompanied to and collected from group by an adult.)
My child will travel to and from GFS with (please indicate)*:

A parent/guardian who will deliver and collect them from inside the venue (give name(s) below)Another authorised adult(s) who will deliver and collect them from inside the venue (give name(s) below)other (give full details below)

First name:

Surname:

Relationship with the girl or young women:

Medical, access and dietaryWe 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 your child have any medical conditions, allergies, disabilities or access requirements?*

NoYes

If yes, please describe:

Does your child have any special dietary requirements?*

NoYes

If yes, please describe:

Photographs and footageOn 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.

Parent/Guardian contact details

We will contact you on matters that relate to your child’s attendance at GFS group and in case of emergency.

First name*:

Surname*:

Email*

Phone number*

Your relationship with the girl or young women being registered*:

Additional parent/guardian contact details (optional) We will use this information if you are unavailable.

First name:

Surname:

Their email

Their phone number

Their relationship with the girl or young women being registered:


Agreement

Parent/guardian agreement
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 participation in group activities. 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 will notify group leader if my child will no longer be attending GFS sessions
4. I will notify the group leader if there is a change to drop off/collection arrangements
5. I will tell group leader about any changes in health or wellbeing that may affect my child
during GFS activities
6. I will re-register my child annually, as requested and ensure all contact details are up to date
7. I will return consent forms for trips promptly
8. I will support the mission, vision and values of GFS
9. I will treat GFS volunteers and staff fairly and with respect

First name*:

Surname*:

I consent to the above

Date*:


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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.