Volunteer Orientation

Orientation Enrollment for Adult, Junior and Family Volunteers

NOTICE:  DUE TO  COVID19, THE VOLUNTEER PROGRAM IS CURRENTLY CLOSED AND VOLUNTEERS ARE NOT ALLOWED AT THE SHELTER.  FURTHERMORE, DUE TO CONSTRUCTION ON OUR BUILDING, WE ARE NOT SCHEDULING VOLUNTEER ORIENTATIONS DURING 2020 SO THERE ARE NO NEW VOLUNTEERS.  PLEASE WATCH THIS SITE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON RESUMING ORIENTATIONS SOMETIME IN 2021.  THANK YOU!

The Humane Society of Westchester has volunteer programs for Adults, Juniors and Families.  Please see the main Volunteer page for important information before enrolling in an orientation.

The list of scheduled volunteer orientations is below.  Decide on which date marked as "Class OPEN" you would like to attend and send an email requesting your reservation to Orientation@HumaneSocietyofWestchester.org   You must have a confirmed reservation to attend an orientation.  Future classes marked as "Enrollment Begins on DATE" cannot be reserved until the enrollment date.

Junior Volunteers must include their name and age; Family Volunteers must include parent's name and children(s) name and ages; Adult Volunteers must have submitted their volunteer application online.

Adult Volunteers

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DATE - Class CLOSED

DATE - Class CLOSED

Junior Volunteers

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DATE - Class CLOSED

DATE - Class CLOSED

Family Volunteers

DATE - Class CLOSED

DATE - Class CLOSED

DATE - Class CLOSED

Parking

To allow adopters to park in the limited spaces at the shelter, please park at Flower’s (City) Park at the corner of 5th Avenue and Potter Avenue to attend volunteer orientations at Humane Society of Westchester.  It is a one block walk to the shelter from Flower’s Park.

More Information

If you have any questions or need additional information about our volunteer program, please refer to the full Volunteer page and the link to the detailed Volunteer Handbook.  If you have a question that cannot be answered via all of the information on the web site, contact Info@HumaneSocietyofWestchester.org.