*NOTE: DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS, WE ARE CURRENTLY NOT ONBOARDING NEW VOLUNTEERS. You are welcome to fill out an application now, but you will not be contacted until we resume offering Orientations. We anticipate being able to offer new orientation dates beginning some time in Summer 2021.*
Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the Elk Grove Animal Shelter! Please fill out this application and click "Continue" when you have finished. Once your application is received, you will be invited to attend our next available Volunteer Orientation.
Volunteers must be at least 14 years old to volunteer (with a parent), 16 years old to volunteer independently (with parental consent), and 18 years old to volunteer without parental consent required. If you are between the ages of 14-15, your parent or guardian must also fill out an application and attend all orientations and trainings with you. Your application will not be received until there is an adult application on file as well.
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Message and Data Rates May Apply. For help or information on this program send "HELP" to 28344.
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to the welcome text message sent after the application form is submitted. Message preferences
can be changed in VicNet on the Account tab.