Thank you for considering volunteer work at Marty's Place Senior Dog Sanctuary. The importance of volunteers to the sanctuary and especially to the well-being of the dogs who live here cannot be overstated.

The process of becoming a Marty's Place volunteer begins with your application. Complete this one if you are at least 18 years old. Submit it using the "continue" button at the bottom of the form.

If you are between the ages of 14 and 18, or if you represent a group that would like to volunteer together (scout troop, service club, etc), please contact the sanctuary at or (609) 259-1278.

Finally, if you would prefer to complete and mail in a paper application form, please return to our website ( where you will find a link to a printer-ready (PDF) copy.

Contact Information

An asterisk (*) indicates a required field. These must be filled in even if they don't apply to you (substitute zeros for numbers or Xs for letters, if necessary).


The information you provide in this section will be used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers.

Availability and Interests

Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer and in which service areas you'd prefer to work.

Volunteer Experience

Please describe volunteer work you are doing now or have done in the past, including your responsibilities, dates of service and the organization's name/purpose.

Dog Care Experience

Please tell us a little bit about your experience raising or working with dogs.


Have you ever been convicted of a crime?


If applicable, please list your current or most recent employer.


Please list two (2) references. One should be a supervisor or co-worker from a job or volunteer setting. Neither should be a relative. Please make sure you fill in at least one phone number for each reference. Email addresses, while optional, are appreciated.

Emergency Contact

In the event of an emergency whom should we notify?


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.

I Agree

I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a Marty's Place Senior Dog Sanctuary volunteer, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet before I may begin volunteering. These include attending orientation, completing training (when required for a particular assignment), accepting established volunteer policies and procedures, and signing a Waiver of Liability.
By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate, and that I am over 18 year's of age. I give Marty's Place permission to verify any information I've provided.