Join AAWEAR in making a difference through meaningful volunteer opportunities. Our collective of grassroots chapters in Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer, and Lethbridge has been advocating for the rights of people who use drugs since 2004. Be a part of a community that values respect, dignity, and the right to self-determination.
Why Volunteer with AAWEAR
Impactful Advocacy: Contribute to initiatives advocating for the rights and well-being of individuals who use drugs.
Community Empowerment: Support programs empowering members to actively participate in the community and pursue employment opportunities.
Inclusive Leadership: AAWEAR is led by individuals with lived or living experiences of using criminalized substances and their allies.
Outreach Programs: Engage with the community through initiatives, creating awareness and fostering understanding.
Event Support: Contribute to the success of events raising awareness, funds, and support for our cause.
Advocacy Initiatives: Join campaigns and projects challenging stigma and promoting policy changes.
Peer Support: Offer empathetic support to individuals navigating challenges related to drug use.
How to Get Involved
Ready to make a difference? Explore our current volunteer opportunities and be part of a dynamic collective dedicated to positive change. Your involvement matters, and together, we can shape a future where respect, dignity, and self-determination are rights for all.
Join AAWEAR in advocating for a society where everyone’s voice is heard and valued. Together, let’s create a lasting impact and drive positive change.