Relax and interact with our dolphins in a safe and supportive environment.

Island Dolphin Care created a therapeutic experience for men and women who have served or are currently serving in the military.

Meet Squirt and learn about how our programs are impacting the lives of veterans.

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This program is designed for veterans, military personnel, caregivers, family members, and Gold Star spouses, children, and parents from all over the United States. Each program is tailored to meet the needs of the participants.


Education about our dolphins

Guided swim with our dolphins

Artistic relaxation session

Visit to the touch tank

BBQ lunch with staff


Peer support

Increased confidence


Reduction in stress & related symptoms

Enhanced family bonds

Community reintegration

NO COST – Donations Welcome

There is no cost for veterans to participate in our programs. Pleasecontact us to create your customized experience. 


Our veterans’ therapies are customized to meet the needs of your group. Contact us so we can start planning your experience.

Other Programs

Learn more about the other therapy programs that Island Dolphin Care has to offer.

Group Program

A customized day with our therapists and dolphins created to meet your group’s unique needs.  

1-Day Therapy

A day of personalized interactions with our therapists and dolphins, as well as time in our therapy rooms.  

5-Day Therapy

5 days of personalized interactions with our therapists and dolphins, as well as time in our therapy rooms

This is my first outing – to say I am grateful is an understatement.”

– Veteran from HUD-VASH

Our Donors

Virtual & Covid Frontline Workers Program in partnership with The Miami Foundation
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Hours of Operation

Mon. – Thurs.: 11:30am & 2:30pm

Fri. – Sun.: Call for times

Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM

Sat-Sun 10AM-4PM