Become an SFACC Shelter Volunteer!  You can choose to work with cats, dogs and/or small animals. You can also volunteer by assisting with shelter tasks like folding laundry or helping with outreach events. See the Volunteer page for more details on volunteer opportunities.

Volunteers must be 18 years old (or volunteer with a parent) and be able to volunteer for 2 hours per week for a minimum of 6 months. The first step to becoming an ACC SF shelter Volunteer is to attend a New Volunteer Orientation. PREREGISTRATION is REQUIRED. Please call (415) 554-9414 for dates and to sign up. If you are preregistered, please arrive 15 minutes before the session starts. If you arrive after 10:00 am, you must reschedule for a different date.

All sessions start at 10:00 am and are ~90 minutes.

  • February 5, 2017 (Sunday) FULL
  • February 18, 2017 (Saturday)
  • March 4, 2017 (Saturday)
  • March 18, 2017  (Saturday)
  • April 2, 2017  (Sunday)
  • April 15, 2017 (Saturday)
  • May 6, 2017  (Saturday)
  • May 20, 2017  (Saturday)

San Francisco Animal Care & Control
1200 15th St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
map (External Link)

New Volunteer Orientations