The Canteen is a virtual opportunity accessible to all current, past, and future participants of Operation Surf that allows them to ‘Come to Renew.The Canteen provides a continual source of support and community and it allows our participants to create connections when they need it most. We discovered the importance of this program and made it a permanent program of Operation Surf. By extending our support beyond the ocean and into daily the lives of those we served, we are making a lasting impact on the lives of our veteran community. 

Our Schedule: 

Mondays at 10 AM PDT: Coffee with Van and Special Guest
Wednesdays at 10 AM PDT: 15 minute – Topic Meeting
Saturdays at 10 AM PDT: 45 minute – Speaker Meeting
More times coming soon!

If you have been a participant of an Operation Surf program in the past and would like to receive more information about this program, please email us at info@operationsurf.org

“Operation Surf helped me realize I’m not disabled. I’m just differently abled.”

– Martin P., Operation Surf

Participants of our program have experienced:

A 36% decrease in
PTSD symptoms

36%

A 47% decrease
in depression

47%

A 68% increase
in self-efficacy

68%

For more information on the clinical impact and benefits our programs have shown, check out Dr. Russell Crawford’s full quantitative study.