Sign Up to Volunteer
Ready to volunteer? Great! Let's get started! It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!
Signing up is done in the three easy steps below: 1) Filling out the volunteer inquiry form, 2) Watching the training video, and 3) Scheduling an in-person orientation day. All three steps may be completed on this page!
To volunteer for the Humane Society of Central Texas, first fill out the volunteer inquiry form below. This just lets us know who you are, what you are interested in doing, and when you would like to help out. Fill it out by clicking the black button below!
MAKE SURE YOU MEET OUR REQUIREMENTS!
Volunteers help save the lives of thousands of animals each year by assisting in the direct care of animals, fundraising, reaching out to the community and fostering animals in their home.
To join our general volunteer team, just follow these steps:
Be at least 15 years of age. (15 year-olds must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times. 15-17 year-olds must have a signed waiver by his/her legal guardian. You may print that form here.
Be able to fulfill all responsibilities independently.
Be committed to the mission & values of the Humane Society of Central Texas.
Fill out the Volunteer Inquiry form below, watch the training video in Step Two, and sign up for in-person orientation in Step Three.
If you have any questions, please call us at 254-754-1454. Thank you!
Looking to do community service?
Thank you for considering the Humane Society of Central Texas for your Community Service Restitution (CSR) hours. Note that CSR only applies to individuals needing hours due to a court order, pre-trial diversion, or other criminal matter. CSR workers are required to:
Call 254-754-1454 to verify that your charges do not disqualify you. Disqualifiying charges are those of a violent, sexual or animal offense or theft.
Be 18 or older to complete CSR hours.
Treat animals in our care with kindness and have concern for their welfare.
Represent yourself and the Humane Society of Central Texas in a professional manner and treat clients with respect.
Be able to complete all duties independently.
Read and sign waiver below.
Fill out the Community Service Inquiry form below, watch the training video in Step Two, and sign up for in-person orientation in Step Three.
Don't forget to fill out the Community Service Inquiry form below before proceeding to Step Two.
Already submitted the volunteer inquiry form? Wonderful!! It's time to move on to the next step! You will need to watch the training video prior to attending the in-person orientation. THE VIDEO IS REQUIRED. If you have not watched the video prior to in-person orientation, you will not be permitted to start volunteering.
Once you have watched the brief training video, please fill out the Orientation Sign Up form to schedule your in-person orientation date. Orientation is held every Friday at 5:30pm and Saturday at 10:30am, and volunteers cannot attend orientation until all three steps on this page have been completed (volunteer inquiry form, training video, and signed up for in-person orientation).
Watch the training video below!
Already submitted your volunteer inquiry form and watched the training video? Fantastic! Now, let's get you signed up for the in-person orientation.
Orientation lasts about 30 minutes, and you can volunteer immediately after its completion. Please dress in pants and comfortable shoes, as you will be touring the facility and working with the animals. Safety first!
READY TO SIGN UP? Click the button below to schedule your Friday or Saturday orientation. Thank you, and we can't wait to meet you!
You are ready to get started!
See you at orientation! Thank you so much for volunteering for the Humane Society of Central Texas. We couldn't save lives without you.