The BLGC defines a Sober Supporter as an individual who helps in creating, advocating and upholding safer, sober spaces.
They intentionally choose to support sobriety by making the effort understand what those living a sober life are experiencing. Sober Supporters may not have lived experiences with substance struggles however know how societal norms impact sobriety.
Reach out to our Captain of Sober Supporters, Rebecca, at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about how best to support folks living a sober life.
The BLGC presents our Sober Supporters Guide, Tips & Tricks to support folks living a sober life.
This guide is for folks who may still drink and/or use, but want to support their sober friend, family member or acquittance in a mindful, positive way. The tips and tricks in this guide are what our sober members
have found helpful from their sober supporters.
However, it’s super, duper important to recognize that each individuals needs may be different and you should always check in with your person to make sure that you are supporting them in a way that works for them.