Please complete this application form after you have attended an orientation. Please visit our website for the next orientation date. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom.

Name and address


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.


Availability

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

TO BE CONSIDERED YOU MUST MAKE A SIX-MONTH COMMITMENT TO OUR PROGRAM AND VOLUNTEER AT LEAST 8 HOURS PER MONTH.


Emergency Contact Information


In signing this application, I understand and agree to the following:

• I authorize the City of Burbank’s Animal Shelter Staff to seek emergency medical treatment in case of an injury, accident, or illness.

• I agree to abide by the policies and procedures presented to me at the volunteer orientation and training meetings.

• I will take ideas, constructive comments, suggestions, and criticisms directly to the Director of Volunteer Services and agree to be supervised by the VBAS Board and the Director of Volunteer Services /Liaison accordingly.

• If communication problems develop between employees, volunteers and myself, as I volunteer, I will report these problems to the Director of Volunteer Services and/or the VBAS Board as soon as possible.

• I understand that the Burbank Animal Shelter records regarding previous and new owners are to be kept confidential at all times.

• I agree to work for a minimum of eight hours per month.

• I agree to make a twelve month commitment to the Volunteers of the Burbank Animal Shelter.

• I understand that if I am injured while acting as an unpaid member of the volunteer staff, California State Worker’s Compensation Law does not cover me.