Welcome to OSISS! We provide a national peer support network for Canadian Armed Forces members, veterans and their families who are experiencing an Operational Stress Injury (OSI). Our services can be a complement to other mental health and family support services.
Operational Stress Injury Social Support (OSISS)
The Power of Peer Support
Do you, or others, see yourself with:
The OSISS program includes CAF members, veterans and family members in multiple locations across Canada who provide mentorship, firsthand lived experience and practical knowledge of what life is like with an OSI. Because we are peers (someone with a similar experience) we are non–judgmental and can walk alongside you in your journey. Our program is for peers, by peers. If you think you, or a loved one, may have an OSI, all you need to do to take the first step contact OSISS Coordinator.
- Difficulty concentrating/short attention span
- Uncontrolled anger/aggression
- Feeling isolated
- Road rage
- Feeling out of control
- Negative thoughts
Learn more about OSI here.