Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer with Stray Cat Alliance!  To begin the process, please complete this application form.  You must be 18 or older to apply.  Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom.  A coordinator will then review your application and contact you. 

**On Site Volunteering - Stray Cat Alliance is located in a City of Los Angeles building which requires proof of the Covid-19 Vaccination(s).  Once your application has been approved you will be asked to send in a copy of your Covid-19 Vaccination Card. 

If you do not have a vaccination card and/or are not vaccinated you will not be able to volunteer in person here at the JP Shelter.  However, we do have virtual volunteer opportunities that you may participate in off site.

Contact Information

Why are you interested in volunteering?


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.

Skills & Experience

In which of these areas do you feel you have moderate to excellent skill? Check all that apply.



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

Assignment Preference

The following volunteer assignments may currently be available. You may click the assignment names to learn more that assignment. Use this list to rank your top three assignment choices.

Emergency Contact

In the event of an emergency whom should we notify?

Medical Conditions

Please list any and all known medical conditions (diabetes, seizures, heart conditions, etc.)


Please list any and all known allergies (food, animal, medical, etc.)


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.

Volunteer Information Center

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.

I Agree

By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate.

I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a Stray Cat Alliance 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.
I understand and agree that upon being accepted as a volunteer, I shall waive liability and hold harmless from any and all claims Stray Cat Alliance, its directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, volunteers, and properties or venues where events are held, and may be referred to collectively as “SCA.”

I am fully aware of the nature and extent of the potential hazards of working with animals, and agree that SCA shall not be responsible or liable for any and all injuries sustained by me, as well as any loss, damage, or expense arising out of my participation as a volunteer.

I also agree to be personally responsible and liable for any and all injury, harm, or other incident that may occur to me before, during, and after transit to and from volunteering for SCA. I understand that if I exhibit behavior considered by SCA to be dangerous to myself, to the animals, or to other volunteers, I may be removed as a volunteer.

I have read and fully understand the above as a Waiver and Release of Liability as I participate as a volunteer for SCA. I agree to all terms stated above.