Wellbeing

Warren Thompson – Keeping Pace with a Footy “Family”

Warren Thompson is one of many foundation volunteers who readily make themselves available to assist and comfort those in need of support.

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Graham “Sandy” Houston – Nearly 92 Years Young and Still Going Strong

It had been a time since we had paid a wellbeing visit to see Sandy and this was rectified recently when Wayne Springall (Sandy’s nephew), Fred Jackson and Ken Vessey from the Northern Sydney Committee called in to see ...

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Shontelle Stowers Comes Aboard

Shontelle Stowers (left) representing Sydney Roosters in the WNRL. Image: NRL Imagery. The diversity of the Foundation’s growth in the past 18 months has been highlighted by the addition of Australian rugby union legend and part of the new breed ...

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A special surprise for our passionate volunteers

For National Volunteer Week, the Men of League Foundation have been going around to some of our Committees and surprising the hard-working Wellbeing Officers with visits from a few familiar faces.

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Wellbeing recipient Molly Croft declared cancer free

There are some feelings that you just can’t describe. Feelings of intense emotion born from countless hours of caring strongly for something or someone.

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Charli runs out with her beloved Broncos

Article courtesy of QRL. Junior rugby league star Charli Berghauser ran out with her beloved Brisbane Broncos at Suncorp Stadium last night, just 38 days after having brain surgery.

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Jamieson Leeson meets Winx and Hugh Bowman

14-year old Jamieson Leeson never thought in her wildest dreams would she get to meet Winx. However, when the budding Paralympian left Rosehill Gardens last Saturday morning, she had something to truly treasure.

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Colin Booby – Showing great courage

Northern Sydney Wellbeing Officers Norm Pounder and Ken Vessey, recently caught up with Colin Booby at a hospital in Turramurra where he was undergoing rehabilitation after yet another operation.

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Ashley Treseder – A real fighter and Cronulla-Sharks fan

During a recent visit to Royal Rehab, Ryde on the 5 April 2019 by Northern Sydney Wellbeing Officers Ian Dodd’s and Ken Vessey, they had the pleasure in the Spinal Unit to meet Ashley (30 years old), a quadriplegic and his Aunt ...

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Alex Noble – I fight you fight

Wellbeing Officers Ken Vessey, Norm Pounder and Fred Jackson from the Northern Sydney Committee visited a rehabilitation hospital for people impacted by spinal cord and brain injuries.

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