This April, we are asking you to stand with veterans and their families impacted by service.

By donating today, you can have a life-changing impact on veterans who are struggling with their mental health and physical injuries. By suffering alone their pain and distress only increases. No one should have to go through these challenges on their own.

Shockingly, one in two people who have served in the ADF have experienced a mental health issue, and with the effects of COVID-19 ongoing, the demand for support continues to grow.

Will you stand with veterans and families who are in urgent need of help today? 

  • Donate $40 and provide access to flexible services that offer multiple pathways to recovery by connecting veterans with Liaison Officers.
  • Donate $79 and provide meaningful support and a community for those in need by giving regional and remote veterans the opportunity to connect at a support group.
  • Donate $120 and help a veteran to overcome injuries and rediscover their purpose through programs like trauma-informed yoga.
  • Donate $395 and give hope to those struggling through the dark days by providing access to five appointments with a member of our trained clinical team.

By standing together, we can provide a pathway to recovery and a future of hope.

Meet Lauren, an Exercise Physiologist at Mates4Mates. In her role, she helps veterans on their journey toward leading happier, quality lives. Watch the video below to learn more about how Lauren stands with veterans and their families. 

Is my donation tax-deductible?

Yes, Mates4Mates is a registered charity and has Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status. All donations made to Mates4Mates over $2 are tax-deductible.

Can I donate in another way?

Yes, we welcome donations in all forms. Please contact our support team on 1300 4 MATES (62 837) or email fundraising@mates4mates.org for more information.

Where does my money go?

Your money goes directly to Mates4Mates to help fund our work supporting veterans and families impacted by service. Find out more about our services and how together we stand with veterans and families impacted by service.

A big thank you to our Supporters

The real heroes who are kindly helping us achieve our goal

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Steven Spokes

Don't be afraid to ask for help and keep your mates safe.

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Michael Newport Newport

Crack on my heroes, thank you & was Great to meet Angus on Overland tack& share my heartfelt thanks. My battle is with men's health so I know courage is the key ingredient to get through those dark hours. Cancer sucks but let's have a laugh in the face of adversity. Boomer2.0

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Hope we stand together for many years to come. Lest We Forget

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Great supportive organisation for Veterans. Thank you

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Jodie Cuttriss

Our students raised these funds through making & selling anzac biscuits to school & community members. They did an amazing job! Thanks for all you do to support our veterans. :-)

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Thank you for your excellent work you are doing. I am a Vietnam vet myself.

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Keep up the good work. I am very happy to support you.

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Linda Cox

I would really like this money to be used for the men on suicide watch. Message is. Hang in their people, don’t give up. I am praying for you all.

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Marilyn Brack

Thankyou for your service...Vets wife and ex WRAAC.

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Donated from Briggsy and I. Keep up good work

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I'm hoping my donation makes a difference to someone in need. xoxo

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Keep up the good work. I am very proud to be able to support Mates4Mates

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