Mission: Healing Paws for Warriors is a local veteran found / veteran led 501(c)(3) that provides rescue to trained service dogs to veterans faced with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and/or Military Sexual Trauma (MST) at “no cost” to the veteran with continued support; reducing the statistic of veteran suicide, increasing self and family health and wellness. A resilient program that represents veterans helping veterans from personal experience and trained service dogs.
Results: Successfully paired over 40 veteran / K9 teams; reducing medications, reuniting families, changing and saving 2 lives. Save a Veteran / Rescue a Dog.
Target demographics: Save a Veteran / Rescue a Dog
Direct beneficiaries per year: 40 veteran / K9 teams
Geographic areas served: Florida Panhandle
Programs: Providing rescue to trained service dog at no cost to the veteran.