Please complete this form if you are interested in becoming a Humane Society of Cambria County volunteer. Please know that all prospective volunteers must meet the approval of staff and board members. The Humane Society of Cambria County reserves the right to refuse volunteer work to any individual who does not qualify or meet the needs of our organization.
The volunteers who assist us take on a variety of roles to provide the best service and care possible to our animals and visitors from the community. There are many ways to help! From dog walking and cat cuddling, to doing dishes and yard maintenance, to participating in special events and serving on committees.
Before submitting your application, please review the following requirements:
Once submitted, your application will be reviewed by our Volunteer Coordinator who will then inform you, the applicant, of the approval or denial of your volunteer request.
If approved, you will meet with the Coordinator for Volunteer Orientation. They are scheduled every other week on Wednesdays from 5-5:30pm or Sundays from 12:30-1pm. You will also be required to complete further training for particular volunteer activities like our Dog Handling Class and Cat Care Class.
Once you complete the form, click the 'Continue' button at the bottom of the page to submit. Thank you for wanting to make a difference!
You may optionally provide the following information. It is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers.
If you are under the age of 18, please provide contact information for a parent or guardian.
We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email, however will not send you any email you prefer not to receive. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.
Volgistics Volunteer Alerts sends reminders, alerts, and custom messages from System Operators and
Coordinators. Use this section to opt-in and opt-out of text messaging (also known as "SMS"),
and initially set how you would like to receive messages. Your messages can be delivered as emails,
text messages, or none. You can change this at any time through VicNet. View supported phone carriers.
Message and Data Rates May Apply. For help or information on this program send "HELP" to 28344.
You can send "STOP" to 28344 at any time to opt out. For additional assistance, call 888-891-6978 or
Message frequency based on account settings.
Messages are not guaranteed to be delivered. All messages will be sent by email until you respond "YES"
to the welcome text message sent after the application form is submitted. Message preferences
can be changed in VicNet on the Account tab.
Please indicate what Volunteer Assignments you plan to perform. Certain assignments require further training. Both a Dog Handling Class and Cat Care Class will follow Volunteer Orientation.
Please choose the upcoming date that best fits your schedule to complete Volunteer Orientation. The Volunteer Coordinator will follow up to confirm your orientation and additional training.