Youth Volunteer Programs

Be a HERo to Animals in Need!

Woods Humane Society offers community service-oriented youth volunteer programs for First Grade through High School! Read below to sign up for an upcoming program to help animals in need. To hear about upcoming events, sign up for our newsletter!

If you want to lead your own Community Service Project to benefit the animals, click here.

September 2019 SESSIONS

Humane Education 2018

Jr. Volunteers - Grades 6-12

Video making, light cleaning and event support 

Woods SLO: Sep. 5, Sep. 19, Oct. 3 - 4-5 p.m.
Woods North County: Sep. 11, Sep. 25 - 4-5 p.m. 
Space Limited, Register in Advance

 

 

SLO Critter Crew - Grades 1-5

Kong making, reading to the animals, & other projects such as pet portraits and light animal care

Woods SLO: Sep. 18 and Oct. 2 - 4-5 p.m.
Space Limited, Register in Advance

 

 

North County Cat Whisperers - Grades 1-5

Reading to cats plus other projects such as pet portraits and light animal care

Woods North County: Sep. 10 and Sep 24 - 4-5 p.m.
Space Limited, Register in Advance

 

High School Jr. Counselors - Grades 9-12

Assist with child and animal care at our younger children's programs (Critter Crew and Cat Whisperers). If interested please sign up in advance for a Critter Crew or Cat Whisperer date and email HumaneEd@WoodsHumane.org ahead of the program date.  

 

Space is limited. Please sign up online. Events are subject to cancellation without refund. $10 per program. Scholarships available; email HumaneEd@WoodsHumane.org for information.

GUIDELINES:
-- Students must be signed in and out by a parent or guardian.
-- Please wear closed toe shoes and long pants.
-- This program is not appropriate for those with severe allergies to dogs, cats, rabbits or hay.
 

 


 
 


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