Our Values, Ethics and Promises

Streetbikes is committed to transforming
people’s lives through Cycling

We believe that through cycling we can:

• Deliver positive change

• Support people with physical and learning disabilities

• Provide opportunities to develop and maintain good health and well-being

• Help people to grow in confidence and independence

Provide a safe place to socialise. 

Our Values

Inclusivity: Here at Streetbikes, we create a welcoming and supportive environment for all vulnerable adults & children, regardless of their background, ability, or experience.

Empowerment: Our mission is to empower our visitors, by providing them with opportunities to build confidence, independence, and life skills through cycling.

Safety: The safety & well-being of our clients is central to everything that we do. Our vigilant track staff ensure responsible cycling, so everyone can enjoy their ride, regardless of ability, background, or identity. All of our bikes are mechanically checked and adjusted for a safe & comfortable fit.

Respect: We treat everyone with respect and dignity, fostering a culture of understanding and appreciation for individual differences. We support our visitors to do the same.

Community: Our Streetbikes team has a sense of community and camaraderie among our staff, volunteers, and supporters, promoting a shared passion for cycling and social impact.

Our Ethics

Integrity: We conduct ourselves with honesty and transparency in all our interactions and operations, ensuring trust and credibility within the community. All of our activities are comprehensively risk assessed.

Accountability: We take responsibility for our actions and decisions, striving for continuous improvement in delivering effective and impactful programs. Visitors are encouraged & supported to enjoy their visit responsibly, with care & respect for all other users.

Confidentiality: We respect the privacy of our vulnerable participants and handle their personal information with the utmost care and confidentiality. Streetbikes is GDPR compliant.

Non-discrimination: We do not discriminate based on race, gender, religion, or any other characteristic, ensuring equal access and opportunities for all.

Sustainability: We are committed to environmentally sustainable practices, minimizing our impact on the environment and promoting eco-friendly cycling initiatives. Cycling is encouraged to assist our communities in creating a sustainably economic & social environment. We lead by example.

Qualified: All staff and volunteers must pass a rigorous training program in which all aspects of the Streetbikes operations are practised. We are trained to mechanically check bikes, and all bikes are serviced by our qualified bike mechanics. Recognising the importance of wearing a bicycle helmet, our staff are trained to match & fit helmets safely. Streetbikes has qualified cycling leaders that are also first aid qualified.

Our Promises

Personal Growth: We promise to support Streetbikes participants in their personal growth and development through cycling, helping them to aspire to achieving goals and creating new horizons.

Safe Environment: We guarantee a safe and supervised environment for all participants, ensuring their well-being during all of our cycling activities. Streetbikes staff & volunteers have been DBS checked and trained in safeguarding for both young people and vulnerable adults.

Inclusive Programmes: Our activities are designed to be inclusive and adaptable to the diverse needs of our vulnerable visitors, ensuring everyone can participate and benefit.

Transparent Communication: We promise to communicate openly and honestly with our participants, volunteers, donors, and the wider community about our activities, impact, and financial matters.

Impactful Use of Funds: We pledge to use the donations and resources efficiently and effectively, directing them towards their intended meaningful cycling programmes, that create a positive impact on the lives of our visitors & the wider communities.

Streetbikes is committed to transforming
people’s lives through Cycling

Streetbikes gives everyone the opportunity to exercise, socialise, meet new people and most importantly have fun! Our activities help people to grow in confidence and independence. Your safety is our priority. This means that when you come to any Streetbikes activity you can be confident that all of our volunteers and staff, and anyone associated with Streetbikes has your best interests at heart and will endeavour to support you in your activities in the best way possible.