Volunteer with ACCT Philly!

Volunteer Opportunities at the Shelter

Onboarding and Orientation for new volunteers has resumed!

If you are interested in volunteering, you will need to attend an orientation and then submit an application once you have attended orientation.  Once your application has been processed and approved, you will begin training with the departments you are interested in to prepare you to join the ACCT Philly team as a valued volunteer!

Please view our upcoming open orientation events here.

Main shelter volunteer opportunities include:

Becoming a pen pal to help get a specific animal adopted

Distributing pet supplies from our low-income food pantry

Dog walking and socialization

Laundry and Dishes

Preparing Enrichment items

Providing exercise for dogs by running

Assisting with Community Cats and our efforts with Trap, Neuter, Return (TNR)

Providing care to neonate kittens in-shelter before placement

Providing transport for animals leaving the shelter