Current Activities of DWS

General Meetings

Every Tuesday from 2:00-4:00pm in the Abbotsford Community Services Building, in the Jasbir Saran room in the basement:

Anyone impacted by the war on drugs is welcome to attend including allies and community partners.

Honorariums and sandwiches provided.

To request an agenda item please call Amanda at 778-347-3840 or email her at


Please consider sponsoring a phone, access to communication saves lives – click here for info on our phone program.

Steering Committee Meetings

Every Monday from 11:00 – 2:00pm the elected steering Committee Members meet and organize the objectives of the general membership.

To request an agenda item please call Amanda at 778-347-3840 or email her at

Harm Reduction Supply Clean-up

The harm reduction team is available 24/7 in your area!  Please call any of the numbers listed below to arrange to have harm reduction supplies cleaned up (i.e needles and pipes etc.)


Nick: 604-556-6246
Harvey: 604-556-6410
Doug: 604-300-6579
Rene: 604-556-6979
Wally: 604-768-6427
Val: 604-768-8625
Grace: 778-344-4593



Facilitated Community Dialogues with drug users.  Click here to listen to past ‘conversations with and among friends’ and to see our upcoming dialogues.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

To book a presentation/conversation as part of your next event or conference please email Amanda or call 778-347-3840

Incident Reporting

In response to frequent and persistent troubling interactions with various individuals, authorities and organizations, the Drug War Survivors have begun to formally collect information about incidents that make drug using and other vulnerable citizens’ lives feel unsafe and unmanageable.

To learn more about our complaint process or to file online click here.

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