We Are S.T.I.G.M.A. is a federally incorporated, 100% volunteer operated, non-profit organization.


PTSD Awarness Video by the Camaraderie Foundation

We are S.T.I.G.M.A. is a federally incorporated, 100% volunteer operated, non-profit organization

This is a call for transformation, a call to action to change how we all view mental injuries and indeed all form of mental health issues.  We need to support those struggling with these difficulties with compassion, understanding and ultimately treat each other as we would wish to be treated ourselves. 

We are now calling for all rank and file front-line emergency workers, their family members, friends and all citizens to show their support and join the We Are S.T.I.G.M.A. mission by purchasing and proudly displaying our logo Lapel Pins and or “Support First Responder” Window Decals. Click on “Buy Support Products” above.


We are S.T.I.G.M.A. strives to: 


  • Create an informal support system within First Response Agencies and Military Units to help ensure brothers and sisters in service get the support they need so that they do not 'fall through the cracks' of a system that has all too often failed them.

  • Transform the negativity of the word “stigma”, as it has often been applied to mental injuries suffered by emergency service workers, into a concept synonymous with “acceptance”...

We Are Standing Together Inspiring Greater Mental-health Awareness.