Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Therapeutic Riding of Tuscaloosa volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the Continue button at the bottom.
Thank you for expressing interest in being a Volunteer Mentor at Therapeutic Riding of Tuscaloosa. We ask that you make a commitment to a specific day and time each week to work with the TROT program, and make a commitment to serve for at least 8 weeks. TROT is a volunteer driven program. Without our volunteer mentors we would not be able to operate, so the clients we serve depend on you.
Please list your LOCAL address.
In the event of an emergency whom should we notify? Please list name, relationship to you, home and cell phone numbers.
Convicted of any criminal offense. date and resolution: YES or NO
Where employed? Name and phone number of employer.
What skills will you bring to TROT?
Please indicate the specific days and times you are available to volunteer.
We require at least one personal reference.
Please list other places you have served as a volunteer and in what capacity.
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. Please do accept texts from us, they won't be many. We also use GroupMe to communicate with you.
keeps you in the loop on current events and schedule changes
please tell us if you know someone who would like to volunteer
to keep everything up to speed
mandatory policy review or things requiring your official acknowledgment
When schedules change and immediate help is needed
This is to remind you that you are scheduled to come to TROT
These are things you are assigned
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.
We provide an online "Volunteer Information Center" where volunteers may check their schedules, update their information, and receive messages. Please select the password you would like to use to access the online Volunteer Information Center.
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, gender, sexual or religious preference. We believe that the world is made of many different people, each with their own unique gifts, and that appreciation of those gifts is the basis for peaceful co-existence. Your application will be reviewed, and a brief background check run. This is necessary due to the population you will be serving. If approved, you will need to successfully complete a training course before actually being given a volunteer assignment.
I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a Therapeutic Riding of Tuscaloosa volunteer, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.
By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate.