Proud Supporters of Strength In Support

We are eternally grateful to our funders, who also want to serve those who served U.S.

2018 Supporters:

Orange County Community Foundation/OCVI/OCRE

Stanley W. Ekstrom Foundation

Arnold Penner Foundation

David Berley

Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian

The Allergan Foundation

Samueli Foundation

Edison International

The Croul Family Foundation

Leo Buscaglia Foundation

Wells Fargo Foundation

Albert J. Crosson Family Foundation

O.L. Halsell Foundation

Michel-Rhyne Family Foundation Fund

Fairchild-Martindale Foundation

Greenberg Family Charitable Fund

Sidney Stern Memorial Trust

Annenberg Foundation

Barbara and Patrick Deming

Behm Family Foundation

Charles D. Cencibaugh Foundation Fund

Linda I. Smith Foundation

Stephens Family Trust


We Also Want To Thank Our Generous Previous Years Supporters:

Boeing Employee Community Fund– Crystal Vision Award 2014

The Ronnie Francesca Primus Foundation, Inc 

Sisters of St. Joseph Healthcare Foundation

Kaiser Permanente – Orange County

Edwards LifeSciences

Fluor Foundation

Western Digital Foundation

Norris Foundation

Berkshire Hathaway Foundation

Pacific Life Foundation

T and T Fund

Roy E. Crummer Foundation

These are just some of the donors and funders who are making a very real difference in the very real lives of the veterans and their families in our community.

Available Programs

SIS serves all military and family members, including active, non-active, reserve, guard, or veteran, from any branch of the military to address their challenges in a timely, competent, and supportive manner. All ages are welcome, and while no family will be turned away, most are low-income. As described in our mission statement, SIS structures its programs on three pillars:


Building on the experience of its founders in offering low fee and pro bono mental health services to veterans and their families, SIS allows our military, our vets and their families to receive low-cost (and free if necessary) individual, couple, family, or group therapy and counseling each week. Read on »


Strength in Support Mentorship Program

There are many reasons why our clients choose to enter our mentorship program. Our mentorship program can help you manage conflict and stress, as well as ease the transition of deployment or reintegration into civilian life. Our mentors are veterans and spouses of veterans who can act like a friend and guide. Read on »

Educational Workshops



Pageant of the Masters Recreational Workshop for Military Families: Laguna Beach, CA 

To register contact Connie Thomas at 949-505-5015 x 5

(first come first serve basis)

Thursdays in August 2017

August 10, 17 and 24th

 SIS 9/11 4th Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser and Recreational Workshop for Vets to be sponsored. 


SIS workshops are founded in the belief that not everything therapeutic happens in a counseling room. Often the social, educational and physical components of our workshops offer just the right help one needs!

Educational Workshops:

Financial Planning, VA Home Loan Benefits, Resume Building, Salary Negotiations, Wellness Education, and more….

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Serving Those Who Served Us

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our mission

The mission of Strength In Support is to provide mental health services to military personnel, veterans and their families, including individual and family therapy, mentorship and education to address all areas of our heroes well being.



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