Blue Ribbon Foundation Assistance Dogs Program

Application Details

Assistance Dogs Australia (ADA) trains Labradors and Golden Retrievers to enhance the quality of life of people with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). People are always astounded with the skills of a specially trained dog but, as with all dog training, it takes patience, persistence, dedication and consistency on the part of the handler.

A dog is not the answer for everyone, so please read through the Application overview document before completing this expression of interest form for a Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Assistance Dog. It is important that the whole family is in agreement and is fully aware of the implications of owning a dog.

The application overview document includes the following :