Project Sanctuary Overview
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Project Sanctuary:Where Military Families Reconnect
Target demographics: Any family unit that has served in any branch of the US Military.
Geographic areas served: Project Sanctuary provides retreats for families nation wide. We also host volunteers nation wide.
Programs: Therapeutic Retreats
- Of these families, 149 are active duty, and 110 are veterans.
- 80% of the participating service members are “wounded warriors” with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and/or traumatic brain injury (TBI), physical wounds and/or amputations.
- The numbers speak for themselves. Of the families served by Project Sanctuary:
o 90% are still together.
o Only three arrests have occurred, compared to much higher numbers for the returning military population at large.
o NO PARTICIPANT HAS COMMITTED SUICIDE.