To promote and protect the physical and mental health and welfare of those who have been wounded whilst serving in the Armed Forces and civilian emergency services by introducing them to surfing and other peer group activities.
To assist veterans in adjusting to civilian life, including those challenged by mental and physical problems improving their quality of life.
To maintain a high level of care of veterans.
To build or restore, equip, staff and maintain a recovery centre for the care of veterans by veterans.
Long Rock Industrial Estate
Surf Action support veterans and family members on a daily and weekly basis through their beach clinics held at Gwithian beach near St Ives each Friday.
The project boosts moral, confidence; self esteem and can be positive and complimentary therapy to ongoing rehabilitation.
Using the coastal environment is a great way to improve the mental and physical wounds, but it’s not the only way. This is where Surf Action can sign post to other organisations to help with health, social and welfare issues. Surf Action are much more than just surfing.