The UK's first charity organisation training Assistance Dogs for British ex-servicemen and women with service-related mental health conditions.*

The PALS Programme is designed to increase independence and improve quality of life for current and former serving members of the Armed Forces with "invisible injuries".

Training is tailored to each individual based on their own specific needs.

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Helping LEAD Independent Lives

Building successful working partnerships between clients and dogs that empower people and open doors to new opportunities.

It is commonly understood - and accepted - that dogs are wonderful companions who can also provide many psychological and physiological benefits to owners. Dogs engender caring and responsibilities, improve feelings of safety, and help create social bridges in our communities. Those Veterans who may normally live in isolation say they never feel alone when they are with their dog. In addition, all of these benefits come by default.

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