Resources for Commissioners

Use USA Football tools and programs to create a better, safer youth football league.

Youth football commissioners have the full backing of USA Football. Player safety programs, coach training, liability coverage, league websites — it’s all available to affiliated leagues, all of which is created to help you lead a strong and successful youth football operation.

League Insurance

Get comprehensive, cost-effective liability insurance for your youth football league players, coaches, directors and officers along with accident and health coverage.


Apply for USA Football grants that support youth football leagues in their efforts to upgrade equipment, improve fields, recover from natural disasters and acquire life-saving equipment.


Raise league or team funds through one or more of the programs offered by USA Football partners, and generate the resources to enhance the youth football experience in your community.

Background Checks

Know exactly who is working with your youth athletes with a thorough and easy-to-use service developed by PeopleTrail.

Heads Up Football

Make player safety a fundamental part of your youth football program using the medically recommended and nationally endorsed standards of Heads Up Football — an unmatched program that’s already been used by thousands of organizations and more than 1 million players.

Start an NFL FLAG League

Expand your offering to include an official NFL FLAG league, an exciting, fast-paced no-contact game for girls and boys 5-17, or bring your existing flag league under the NFL FLAG program, powered by USA Football.