Mates4Mates supports current and ex-serving Australian Defence Force members (and their families) who are wounded, injured or ill as a result of their service.
We offer national and regional support services across 5 key areas:
Physical Rehabilitation & Wellbeing Services
Mates4Mates offers a range of physical rehabilitation and wellbeing services in both individual and group settings, delivered by qualified professionals. Our wellbeing services include yoga, accupuncture and Equire Therapy.
Mates4Mates provides evidence-based individual and group therapy services to our Mates and their immediate family members, delivered by qualified professionals.
Employment & Education Support Services
Together with our partners, Mates4Mates offers career coaching and mentoring, employment support, and the chance at further education and training for our Mates and their families.
Rehabilitation Adventure Challenges
Mates4Mates offers our Mates and their families the opportunity to participate in a range of rehabilitation adventure challenges, including trekking, cycling, sailing and kayaking programs.
Mates4Mates provides opportunities for peer support through regular social, recreational and family activities.
Mates4Mates encourages the importance of ongoing mateship within our team, Mates and community stakeholders.
Family Recovery Centres
We currently have 3 Family Recovery Centres in Brisbane, Townsville and Hobart.
How can you help us?
Mates4Mates receives no government funding, so the support and donations we receive from the general public, community groups and businesses, are essential to ensuring we can provide these free services to Mates and families in need.
Mates4Mates Limited is a not-for-profit charity, initiated by RSL (Queensland Branch).
The Mates4Mates head office is located in Brisbane at the SE QLD Family Recovery Centre.
Registered Charity Number: 54 160 646 999