Becoming a Volunteer




Eligibility Requirements:

Orientation Sessions: The orientation sessions are held the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month at 12 noon. No RSVP is needed for the orientation. Please arrive 20-30 minutes early as seating is limited. This is the only location available for volunteering. The address is: 16101 West Dixie Highway North Miami Beach.

Please note the new March dates for Volunteer Orientation: Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 12:00PM and Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 12:00PM.

There will be NO orientation on March 4th or 18th.

Foster Care Program and Foster Orientation Sessions: Click here to learn more about the rewarding experience of being a Foster Parent.RSVP is required for Foster orientation. Please RSVP to: [email protected].

InterviewAfter attending orientation you will be scheduled for a brief interview and/or training. The purpose of the interview is to help us become acquainted with you and determine your volunteer interests.  

Training: Following the brief interview, you will be given a training related to your specific areas of interest. During hands-on training; volunteers learn about safety procedures, pet adoptions, animal behavior and other important information about the Humane Society’s many programs.

* Volunteer hours are flexible; we do not require you to commit to a schedule.

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