If you are in High School and interested in earning Service Hours with the Jefferson Protection & Animal Welfare Services (JPAWS) please complete this application form. Once you complete the form, click the Continue button at the bottom.

Name, address, and contact information.

Demographic Information

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.


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.

Emergency Contact Information

Please provide at least one Emergency Contact here.


Please provide the name, email and phone number of a personal reference.

Shelter location

Which shelter do you prefer to volunteer at? Our East Bank shelter is at 1 Humane Way, Harahan. Our West Bank shelter is at 2701 Lapalco Blvd., Harvey.