Funding Support from the Veterans' Foundation

We are thrilled to announce an exciting development for Veterans With Dogs. We have received generous funding support from the Veterans' Foundation, further empowering our mission to provide vital mental health support to veterans through the companionship and assistance of our highly trained assistance dogs. This partnership is a significant step forward in addressing the mental health challenges faced by veterans and reaffirms the importance of holistic care for their well-being.

Supporting Veterans' Mental Health:

The mental health struggles experienced by veterans are an urgent concern that demands our attention. Transitioning from military to civilian life can be a complex and challenging journey, often leaving a lasting impact on mental well-being. Through our unique programme, we recognise the power of the human-animal bond and harness it to enhance veterans' mental health.

The Role of Assistance Dogs:

Our assistance dogs play a crucial role in supporting veterans' mental health. These incredible companions provide not only emotional support but also assist with tasks related to daily living, mental health, and stability. The unwavering loyalty and unconditional love of our canine partners have been proven to alleviate symptoms of anxiety, reduce stress levels, and improve overall psychological well-being.

The Veterans' Foundation Partnership:

The support from the Veterans' Foundation marks a significant milestone in our journey. Their dedication to veterans' causes and commitment to improving mental health aligns perfectly with our mission. With their generous funding, we can expand our programmes, reach more veterans in need, and provide comprehensive mental health support through our assistance dog partnerships.

The Importance of Mental Health Support:

Mental health support is not a luxury but a fundamental necessity for our veterans. The invisible wounds they carry must be addressed with compassion and understanding. By investing in mental health initiatives like ours, we create a network of care that fosters resilience, promotes reintegration, and improves the quality of life for our veterans.

Moving Forward:

With the support of the Veterans' Foundation, we are inspired and motivated to expand our impact. We will continue to enhance our training programmes, strengthen our partnerships with veteran support organisations, and provide ongoing support for veterans and their assistance dogs. 

The new funding support from the Veterans' Foundation brings us one step closer to our vision of comprehensive mental health support for our veterans. We are deeply grateful for their belief in our mission and their commitment to improving the lives of those who have sacrificed so much. Through the transformative power of assistance dogs and the steadfast support of organisations like the Veterans' Foundation, we can continue to build a brighter future for our veterans, one filled with hope, resilience, and well-being