Step 1: Review the open volunteer shifts below:
Mondays: 8-10, 10-12, 12-2
Tuesdays: 12-2, 2-4
Wednesdays: 8-10, 10-12
Thursdays: 8-10, 12-2
Fridays: 8-10, 10-12, 2-4, 4-6
Adoption Counselor/Animal Liaison
Wednesdays: 11-1, 3-5, 5-7
Behavior & Enrichment
Cat Volunteer shifts
Mondays: 3-5, 5-7
Wednesdays: any 2 hour shift between 10-6
Fridays: any 2 hour shift between 10-6
Saturdays: 12-2, 3-5
Dog Volunteer shifts
Wednesdays: 10-12, 5-7
Tuesdays: any time
Sundays: any time
Read about all of our volunteer positions to learn more.
Step 2: Sign up for an orientation:
A non-refundable payment for your badge, t-shirt and training will be required during orientation sign-up. Only sign up if you can work one of the open shifts above. Space is limited each month based on our availability. If you are registering as a Partner-Up team, the parent/guardian and child must register together.
At each volunteer orientation we provide an overview of Larimer Humane Society's programs and services, answer frequently asked questions about our shelter, review available volunteer opportunities, and provide animal handling training.
UPCOMING VOLUNTEER ORIENTATIONS (NOTE: You must pre-register for volunteer orientation):
Upcoming 2014 Orientations:
Saturday, April 12 from 10am - 12pm REGISTER HERE
Tuesday, May 20 from 6pm - 8pm (Registration will be available here at 12pm on April 25, 2014)
Saturday, June 28 from 10am - 12pm (Registration will be available here at 12pm on June 3, 2014)
Step 3: Interview
After attending one of our volunteer orientations, prospective volunteers will be invited to interview with one of our department supervisors to discuss personal goals, daily responsibilities, and whether or not the position is a proper fit for the volunteer depending on availability and interests. Additional information regarding the interview process will be provide at the orientation.
**Please note that Larimer Humane Society charges a $20 non-refundable fee per volunteer for a volunteer t-shirt, nametag and printed materials