Empowers veterans to restore their own independence

Trains clients to train a service dog for their specific needs

Builds human-canine service teams

Provides the support needed for clients to succeed

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Mary Cortani Top 10 CNN Hero & Central Coast Jefferson Award Recipient
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CNN video showing what it’s really like to be inside the mind of a veteran upon return to civilian life.



DOG WALK HOME Reuniting Veterans and Their Families
Operation Freedom Paws – Service Dog Test Day


Jul 10

Aug 08
***CANCELLED*** OFP Paws with Patriots Wine Gala 2020
This event has been cancelled due to Covid-19...
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What do service dogs do?

  • Help clients stay calm and focused
  • Block (create protective space around client)
  • Alert client to events or danger
  • Retrieve objects
  • And much more