WHO ARE A.W.A.R.E. DOGS?
A.W.A.R.E. Dogs Australia Inc was founded in 2003 as Partners A.W.A.R.E. Australia Inc. We are a not-for-profit registered charity whose mission is to facilitate the use of all types Assistance and Therapy dogs for the education, rehabilitation, healing, and aid of distressed ill or disabled individuals. This intercession helps to enable the person to lead a fuller life with a greater degree of independence and well-being. A.W.A.R.E. Dogs delivers its services nationally throughout Australia.
What do we do?
A.W.A.R.E. Dogs aim is to make ground breaking innovations for people living with psycho-social health and developmental health issues. We do this by helping the person in acquiring an Assistance Dog, which is also known as a Service Dog.
And one other thing
A.W.A.R.E. Dogs works in collaboration with many organizations in the community towards the development and delivering of effective services. Through these partnerships, A.W.A.R.E. Dogs succeeded in the pioneering of Australia’s first Mental Health Assistance Dog (MHAD) Program.