Links

Useful Links

RFL

www.therfl.co.uk

The website of the National Governing Body of Rugby League

SPORTS COACH UK

www.sportscoachuk.org

Sports coach UK is committed to the development of coaches and coaching at every level in the UK.

They provide workshops and resources to guide the coaching of young players and safe and ethical sports practice.

RL LEARNING

www.rugbyleaguelearning.org

Rugby League Learning is co-ordinated approach to the supply and delivery of qualifications, training and development.

ENGAGE WITH YOUR CLUB

Engage With Your Club is an initiative which aims to help improve club facilities in the community game.

The basis of the programme is to inspire community clubs to bring together a volunteer workforce to hold an Action Event which will improve their club facility.

To be part of Engage With Your Club, clubs should register by contacting Sean Mellor at sean.mellor@rfl.uk.com with an idea of the time of year they’ll run their event.

RL CARES

www.rugbyleaguecares.org

Rugby League Cares is the sports new charity dedicated to supporting the Rugby League family and its local communities. Our mission is to enhance and enrich people's lives through the power and positive influence of Rugby League.

Primary Rugby League Leagues

YORKSHIRE JUNIOR LEAGUE

BARROW & CUMBRIA

HULL JUNIOR LEAGUE

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NORTH WEST COUNTIES

HELPLINES & ADVICE

NSPCC

T 0808 800 5000

www.nspcc.org.uk

24 hour free and confidential telephone Helpline that provides counselling, information and advice to anyone concerned about a child or you person at risk of ill treatment or abuse.

For those with hearing difficulty there is a text phone telephone number: 0800 056 0566

CHILD LINE

T 0800 1111

www.childline.org.uk

Free national telephone helpline for children 24 hrs.

LIFELINE

T 01262 469 085

Help and advice for families experiencing psychological, physical or sexual abuse within the home.

Encourages and support groups.

SAMARITANS

Helpline 08457 90 90 90

T 020 8394 8300

www.samaritans.org.uk

Nationwide, non-religious, non-political, 24 hour confidential support line.

Help for those with any kind of personal problem.

HOME OFFICE

www.homeoffice.gov.uk

Information from the Home Office on child protection issues, including statistics, reports and news updates.

NSPCC CHILD PROTECTION IN SPORT

T 01162 469 085

www.thecpsu.org.uk

The Child Protection in Sport Unit is a specialist unit jointly funded by the NSPCC and Sport England.

The website is designed for use by anyone involved in sport or child protection.

It is an informative portal with sections on Home, Parents, Children, Organisations and Professionals.

FAMILY RIGHTS GROUP

T 020 7923 2628

www.frg.org.uk

Assists families with children in care/residential accommodation/ child protection procedures.

PARENTLINE PLUS

T 020 7284 5500

Helpline 0808 800 2222

www.parentlineplus.org.uk

Support for all families/stepfamilies.

BULLYING

www.bullying.co.uk

This charity website is designed for children and parents who are faced with dealing with bullying giving practical advice and guidance.

SELF HELP

www.self-help.org.uk

The UK’s free online specialised child protection resource.

A general list of 1,000 self-help organisations in the UK.

ASIAN HELPLINE

Asian Helpline operated by Asian counsellors in:
Gujarati (T 0800 096 7715)
Hindi (T 0800 096 7716)
Bengali/Sylehti (T 0800 096 7714)
Punjabi (T 0800 096 7717)
Urdu (T 0800 096 7718)
English (T 0800 096 7719)

At the time of the publication The Asian Helpline is open between 11.00am and 7.00pm Monday – Friday, so please check the NSPCC website for up to date details.

KIDscape

T 0207 730 3300

www.kidscape.org.uk

An organisation committed to help prevent child bullying.

REFUGE

T 0808 2000 247

www.refuge.org.uk

24 hour national domestic violence helpline.

Refuge can refer women experiencing domestic violence to refuges and give advice on welfare rights.

CHILD SAFE

www.child-safe.org.uk

Initiated by Avon and Summerset Police, Child-safe aims to provide practical advice, promote safety and ensure that parents and organisations are made aware of the potential risks for children and young people when involved in travel, sport and organised groups.