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Steve McCormack joins RL Cares as Transition Manager
Category: General, Players

Steve McCormack joins RL Cares as Transition Manager

Rugby League Cares is delighted to announce the appointment of Steve McCormack as the sport’s first ever Transition Manager. This ground-breaking appointment will see Steve work alongside full-time players as they approach the end of their playing careers to help them prepare for life after rugby. He will also provide additional support to players across […]

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Back Onside building on the success of our wellbeing work
Category: General

Back Onside building on the success of our wellbeing work

Rugby League Cares is delighted with the public response to the charity’s new health and wellbeing programme, Back Onside, which is already capturing the imagination of hundreds of men just a few weeks after its launch. Over 250 men have so far signed up for Back Onside, a National Lottery-funded Sport England initiative that is […]

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RL Cares appoints full-time Career Coach to support players
Category: General, Players

RL Cares appoints full-time Career Coach to support players

We are delighted to announce that we have significantly strengthened our Player Welfare Programme with the appointment of Julie Measures as Career Coach. Julie joins the charity with more than 30 years’ experience as a qualified careers advisor, helping adults and young people identify and take up new career opportunities. Since 2011, Julie has worked […]

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RL Cares takes the lead on player welfare 
Category: General, Players, The Sport

RL Cares takes the lead on player welfare 

Rugby League Cares is delighted to announce that it has reached an agreement with the RFL that will see it assume full responsibility for delivering player welfare services to the professional and semi-professional game. RL Cares has been increasingly active in recent years supporting players in a number of areas and this exciting new initiative […]

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