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Risk Management

The safety and well being of your players are of the utmost importance to us. We continue to follow the best practices and mandatory risk management guidelines and rules from Montana Youth Soccer (MYSA) and US Youth Soccer, as well as local governments. Please see the links below for detailed information.

Montana Safe Soccer

MYSA Risk Management Overview

MYSA Abuse Prevention

MYSA Athlete & Participant Safety Policy

The Safe Sport Act

MYSA CoVID 19 Return to Play Protocols

US Soccer Recognize to Recover (health & safety program)

Keeping Kids Safe Online

Goal Safety


If you suspect physical or sexual abuse, please utilize the resources below.
Reports can be made anonymously and at no cost.

Livingston, Montana Law Enforcement: 406-222-2050
Livingston, Montana Local Child Protective Services: 406-222-7402
Child and Family Services Division of the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (Montana DPHHS)
Child Abuse Hotline: 1-866-820-5437
LYSA Soccer Club Risk Manager, Abbie Bandstra: abbie.bandstra@gmail.com, 406-223-8694
State Risk Manager, Jeff Schoonover: jeff@montanayouthsoccer.com, 406-565-2676
National Governing Body (NGB)
US Soccer Integrity Hotline Number - 312-528-7004

For other forms of misconduct such as emotional abuse, bullying, hazing or harassment:
Contact LYSA Soccer Club Risk Manager, Abbie Bandstra: abbie.bandstra@gmail.com, 406-223-8694


The mission of the Livingston Youth Soccer Association is to provide youth in the Livingston area with the opportunity to engage in soccer activities that will enhance their physical, mental, emotional, and social development in a safe and nurturing environment. LYSA promotes the values of good sportsmanship, leadership, teamwork, and personal excellence. PO Box 556, Livingston, MT 59047