maCares is a 501(c)(3) organization that is committed to ‘helping service dogs help others’ by improving the quality of life for veterans, children, and adults. maCares also sponsors emergency veterinary care for rescued animals.
Since its inception in 1998 (nonprofit status in 2012), maCares has assisted dozens of organizations.
Currently, maCares impacts our community with the following programs:
– faith Cares, a division of maCares
provides the continual care costs for service dogs of veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and/or Traumatic Brain Injury
– maCares’ Service Dog Support Program
provides the continual care costs of service dogs assisting those who have physical, neurological and/or medical challenges
– maCares Animal Relief and Emergency Services Fund (maC.A.R.E.S. Fund)
helps with the cost of emergency services and special care needed for rescued animals in association with a local animal rescue group