OPERATION PTSD SUPPORT
Facebook Support Page and Private Forum
OP PTSD has a range of resource books that it donates to libraries in districts and schools, some may be available for your use depending on your location. For a list of reading material that can be purchased online please click here
Social Inclusion Events & Activities
We raise money to fund 4 major respite retreats, for our members, in Australia each year. These are held at St George Defence Suites at Rainbow Bay (Gold Coast) in February, May, August and November each year. Other craft and sewing retreats are held throughout the year. To see a list of our current events or to learn more please visit our facebook page
Debt Assistance Information
OP PTSD Support is unable to support our members with grant money to cover debt, however our welfare officers are able to help you apply for assistance through many other organisations. Please contact Donna or Jenny for further information.
Discounted Legal Assistance
We are supported by Richard Zande & Associates Ipswich who assist our members, with their legal issues and queries, all at discounted rates. Whilst they specialise in family, estate law, criminal law and conveyancing, their solicitors and staff are also knowledgeable in military law, military compensation and ComSuper. If you are in need of legal advice please visit Richard Zande & Associates at http://www.richardzande.com.au 07 32811633
"We believe by supporting the carer,
they are able to continue caring for the Veteran"
Our Mission Statement is
To raise funds to assist with the respite for partners & carers of incapacitated Australian Veterans.
To organise respite retreats and social inclusion events for partners & carers of incapacitated Australian Veterans.
To educate partners & carers and the general community on PTSD and Mental Health First Aid.
To raise funds to purchase resources for partners & carers of incapacitated Veterans & place them in libraries throughout Australia.
To assist with emergency crisis care for partners and carers of incapacitated Australian Veterans - up to 3 nights.
To raise awareness of PTSD and other mental health conditions diagnosed in Australian Veterans
Operation PTSD Support was founded by Donna Reggett in August 2013.
We hold 3 major Respite Retreats a year
Bali - February
Rainbow Bay - May (Subsidised)
Rainbow Bay - November (Subsidised)
We organise regular Respite Events which include
Coffee Outings, Yoga & Meditation, Dancing Classes,
Luncheons, Self Esteem Boosting Activities, Craft Activities, Functions,
and many more fun activities.
To See Current Events Visit Our Facebook page. - https://www.facebook.com/opptsdsupport/
Email us to see a list of books available to loan in your area.