With mates behind you, there’s power to move forward.

At Mates4Mates, veterans and their families can find a way forward from service-related injuries. We understand the challenges they face and provide support proven to make a real difference.

How we can help

Four ways we are actively changing lives

Social connection activities

Regular opportunities for mateship and peer support through social and family activities.

Physical rehabilitation and wellbeing

Targeted programs to help with recovery from injury and improve health and wellbeing.

Psychological services

Evidence-based therapies tailored to individuals, couples and family members in need of support.

Skills for recovery programs

Innovative skills-based programs to improve resilience and quality of life.

Our Impact

We’re changing lives, one connection at a time. We’re here to provide support, rehabilitation and hope to people who serve, and their families. We have over 5,600 registered Mates and family members and in 2020 provided:

  • 23,000+ Face-to-face contacts nationally

  • 4,038 Psychology appointments

  • 2,269 Exercise physiology sessions

  • 7,500 Social connections

More on our organisation

Helping a mate will change their life and yours

It is only through the generosity of corporate partners, fundraising and donations that we can meet the ever-increasing need for our services and help veterans and their families. Your support matters. 

How you can be involved

Latest news

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Sugar Free May

Every year, following an overindulged Easter full of chocolate bunnies, we’re sure like ours, your stomach cries out for something leafy and green. Thank goodness for Sugar Free May!

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That’s a wrap on No Falls Month

During the month of April, we have been working with veterans and their families to improve their balance to reduce the risk of falls. From building up leg strength to practicing balance, this article explores several ways to reduce your risk of falls.

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The power of mateship

This April, we launched a community fundraising campaign, asking members of the public to stand together with Mates4Mates in support of veterans and their families.