There are two easy steps to becoming a volunteer at PAWS:
Step 1: Complete A Volunteer Application
Please review the special considerations listed below, then complete your Centre County PAWS Volunteer Application online today!
Before completing an application, verify that you do not qualify for a special consideration situation:
- Community Service Volunteers
- Group Volunteer Opportunities
- Special Needs Volunteers
- Youth Volunteers
- Adult Volunteer Application
- Youth Volunteer Application - Where youth opportunities are available at PAWS, the minimum age is 13 years old. Youth volunteers must be accompanied by a responsible, trained adult at all times. Both the adult and the youth volunteer must fill out a volunteer application.
Step 2: Complete Online Training or Sign Up for a Training Date
Once you have filled out your application, your next step is to review the volunteer areas available on our Volunteer Opportunities page. Some require in-person training, while others offer a virtual option to get started. Visit each individual area's page to find out more.