Alliance of Wild Animal Rehabilitators & Educators
AWARE is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization designed to provide an alliance of concerned citizens and licensed wildlife rehabilitators dedicated to helping wildlife in need. We also seek to increase public awareness of conservation issues and methods of minimizing human and pet conflicts with wildlife.
To rehabilitate, provide sanctuary, and individualized care for Virginia's native wildlife with the intent to release. We do this in accordance with Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries guidelines. We will through educational programs raise public awareness of conservation issues and encourage peaceful coexistence with wildlife.