Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Humane Society of Charles County volunteer. Submitting an application is not an automatic approval to volunteer. You will be contacted via email once your application has been reviewed.

Upon approval you will be required to pay a $25 fee that covers your orientation and training along with a volunteer t-shirt and a name tag.

Once you complete the form, click the continue button at the bottom.

Name and address

Emergency Contact

Please provide a name and phone number of someone we can contact in case of an emergency.

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.

What would you like to do?


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer. Please note that there will be NO volunteers from 11am to 12pm.

Email Preferences

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 agreement

By submitting this application, I affirm that the facts set forth in it are truth and complete. I understand that if I am accepted as a volunteer, any false statements, omissions, or other misrepresentations made by me on this application may result in my immediate dismissal. I understand that the approval of my application is subject to a background check.