Tail Talks

Brain logo for Animal Welfare Association TAIL Talks series.

AWA’s TAIL Talks Series A new program for 2023, AWA’s TAIL Talks are a series of seminars held on the fourth Wednesday of every month, designed to educate, promote discussion, and incite change in the South Jersey and Philadelphia areas. The idea is to provide a forum to learn about animal-related topics directly from experts, who […]

Pet Retention Resources

Did you know that some of the most common reasons pets are surrendered to local shelters include moving and being unable to afford pet care? Some things in life happen unexpectedly and all too often people don’t know where to turn when they find themselves in these situations. At AWA, we believe in caring for […]

Education Programs

Summer Camp ’23 Registration Now Open! Register now to secure your child’s spot at our fun, educational and interactive summer camp! Ages 6-13. Perfect for animal lovers! Learn More AWA’s Educational programming teaches people of all ages to understand and care for animals by fostering compassion, respect, and empathy for all living things through: emphasizing […]

Scout Merit Badge Opportunities

Group of girl scouts earning merit badges for volunteering at Animal Welfare Association in Voorhees

Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts alike can visit the Animal Welfare Association facility for all their animal-related merit badge needs! Scouts will play educational games, create enrichment for our animals, learn how AWA gives back to the community, and find out how they can make a difference in the lives of animals. To book: Email: […]

Birthday Parties

Animal Welfare Association birthday party logo with scout the mascot.

Calling all Paw-ty Animals! Animal lovers ages 6 and up can now celebrate your birthday with an  AWA Pet-acular Party!  Up to 20 guests will play animal-themed games, make enrichment for our animals, and tour our Adoption and Education Center to see the animals. Pet-acular Party Includes: Dedicated Educator Host Sponsorship of an adoptable animal […]

Tales with Tails

Child reading to dog at Animal Welfare Association Tales with Tails event.

Children’s Volunteer Reading Program The Animal Welfare Association’s Tales with Tails Reading Program is a mutually beneficial program for kids and animals.  Children as young as 5 years old, can sign up to read to AWA’s animals!  Kids can work on developing their reading skills while animals are comforted by their voices and drawn to […]

P.A.W.S. Volunteer Program

AWA’S P.A.W.S. PROGRAM AWA is grateful to have partnered with community and service-based organizations to provide valuable life and job skills to developmentally disabled teens and adults. What is the P.A.W.S. Program? P.A.W.S. stands for People Achieving With Support, and that is exactly what AWA hopes to achieve with the P.A.W.S. Program. P.A.W.S. volunteers are […]