Badge of Life Canada is a peer-led, charitable volunteer organization committed to supporting police and corrections personnel who are dealing with psychological injuries diagnosed from service.
Registered Canadian Charity # 784599698RR0001
Mission Statement: (4 pillars)
a) To promote health by providing active and retired personnel in policing and correctional services who have been diagnosed with operational stress injuries, including post-traumatic stress, with access to counseling, information and group support programs;
b) To advance education by undertaking funding research into the causes and effects of, and treatments for, operational stress injuries, and making the results of that research available to the public;
c) To advance education by holding conferences and workshops, and providing educational resources, on topics related to operational stress injuries, including post-traumatic stress and suicide prevention; and
d) To undertake activities ancillary and incidental to the attainment of the above charitable purposes.
We will deliver our mission by:
- Providing a national online resource hub
- Fostering the development of peer-led support resources
- Develop a national training and resource network
- Advancing the public’s understanding of operational stress injuries, including post-traumatic stress and suicide prevention