After attending orientation, you will have the opportunity to register for additional training based on the volunteer opportunities you are interested in. There is a $15 fee for orientation which covers the cost of your volunteer supplies (t-shirt, name tag, safety whistle and training).
Children (6+) may participate in the Paws For Reading Program.
Youth (13+) may volunteer with their parent/guardian (must be present with child at all times) in most activities except for Dog Handling.
Youth (16+) may volunteer by themselves but must have a Parental Consent Form signed by their parent/guardian.
You must be at least 19 years old, complete at least 8 support hours and pass the Dog Handling Certification Class to become a Dog Handler.