We provide immediate and lifelong support for rugby players who, while playing rugby at any level in England, sustain a catastrophic spinal cord injury or a traumatic brain injury that has resulted in significant disability.

We will support in any way that is possible and necessary, either financially, by supporting family, friends and club or by providing professional recommendations and advice on other methods of support outside our charity.

If you are, or a relative is, an injured player and you feel you need some financial support please see our Apply for Support page or for more information please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more support please see our Useful Links page or if you have any more questions please get in touch with us on: 020 8831 7693.

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Latest News

  • Prudential Ride London 2018

    We need supporters like you to get on your bike to raise money to help injured rugby players this summer by taking part in the 2018 Prudential Ride London. Places are available now on a first come first served basis, so don’t delay and apply today.

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  • Injured players hit the slopes

    As the Winter Olympics come to a close, a group of catastrophically injured rugby players will take part in an adapted skiing course this March on the slopes of Andorra as part of the new IPF Engage Programme.

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  • IPF client, volunteer and rugby dad

    Ben Smoldon is not only a player supported by the IPF, he also volunteers to help other injured players in addition to supporting his two rugby-mad twin boys.

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Real Stories

  • KJ's Story

    "There wasn’t a single day that the IPF and the club weren’t there for me. It has made me appreciate rugby even more.”

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  • Jamie's Story

    “Life is not the same as it was but a million times better than it could have been."

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  • Jack's Story

    "The most important thing has been the personal approach, the IPF became our extended family.”

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