AYSO’s Safe Haven Program

AYSO is proud to present its Safe Haven Program– the first of its kind in youth sports, most notably in soccer. It creates a safe environment for players, volunteers and families to enjoy the beautiful game of soccer. The #1 priority is player safety. Precautions and guidelines are provided to minimize the occurrence of injuries and to prevent the opportunities for abuses to occur. AYSO’s ...

The Treasurer

The Treasurer – is one of the 7 required Regional Board positions as specified in the National Bylaws and Standard Regional Policies and Protocols. The Treasurer is responsible for acting within the scope of AYSO’s financial policies, procedures and guidelines to safeguard the Region’s monies and assets. Treasurers play a vital role in protecting AYSO’s non-profit status. The primary responsibilities of the ...

Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA)

States are in acting legislation  requiring Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) education and training for individuals who work with children. AYSO Regions in these states will need to comply with these requirements immediately. As states adopt legislation, the Matrix below will be updated to reflect any requirements. INSTRUCTIONS FOR AYSO PARENTS AND COACHES Click on the information box for your role (Parent/Child or ...

The Regional Referee Administrator (RRA)

The Regional Referee Administrator (RRA) – is one of the 7 required Regional Board positions as specified in the National Bylaws and Standard Regional Policies and Protocols. The RRA position is intended to implement, monitor, and maintain the AYSO National Referee Program including program delivery, staff development, communication, and coordination at the regional level. The primary responsibilities of the Regional Referee Administrator (RRA) ...

RC / AD Training – Registration

Make your job as RC and AD easier, more effective, and more rewarding! RC and AD Training feature interaction with fellow RCs or ADs including hands-on, interactive sessions for local marketing, recruiting and managing volunteers, building a budget, and dispute resolution, plus an introduction to all of the Staff and members of the National Board of Directors. RC training ...

Volunteer Positions

There are so many ways to volunteer with AYSO. Every hand and every hour that you can donate is appreciated and helps bring more soccer to more kids.   REGION BOARD POSITIONS Regional Commissioner Assistant Regional Commissioner Region Registrar Region Secretary Region Treasurer Region Auditor Region Safety Director Region Coach Administrator Region Referee Administrator Region Child & Volunteer Protection Advocate (CVPA)   UNIFORMS, FIELDS ...

AYSO Hall of Fame

The AYSO Hall of Fame was established in 1996 to identify and acknowledge those extraordinary individuals who have made a historic contribution to the foundation, growth, enrichment and positive reputation of AYSO and the sport of soccer for children. Our online AYSO Hall of Fame may be viewed here. Criteria for Selection to the AYSO Hall of Fame AYSO has many ...

Regional / Area Toolkit

Participation Release Form Participation Release Form “Whew! I’ve Registered, Now What?” Complete this sample letter and distribute it to new parents to eliminate thousand of phone calls! whew_ive_registered5877 Generic Photo Release Use of this form grants AYSO the right to use still photos and video taken at AYSO ...

Regional Board Positions

AYSO’s National Bylaw 1.04 (n) and Standard Regional Policies and Protocols require a minimum of seven board positions: Regional Commissioners Regional Coach Administrator Regional Referee Administrator Treasurer Registrar Safety Director Child Volunteer Protection Advocate ...

SD, AD, & RC Appointment Forms

Ensuring An Excellent Player Experience Through Leadership And Support These forms are required whenever there is a change in the respective positions. These downloadable packages include: Appointment Request Form (ARF) Position Description Sections 5.1 – 5.3 of AYSO National Policies (Conflict of Interest) In addition, for an appointment to be considered by the NBOD, a current budget for the Region must be on file with the ...