Volunteer Orientations

  • Orientations are not shelter specific. You may attend any orientation listed below.
  • You must be at least 18 years old to participate in our Volunteer Program.
  • Space is limited, so please do not sign up for more than one orientation.
  • Please arrive early to sign in. We will be starting the orientations on time.
  • If you are registered for the orientation but are not able to attend, please e-mail us at volunteerinfo@nycacc.org to let us know.  
  • For people who have signed up for an orientation, we will be sending you an e-mail with all of the orientation details approximately a week before the orientation date.
  • If you are interested in fostering for AC&C please sign up for a Foster Only Volunteer Orientation
  • We recommend using www.hopstop.com to find the best public transportation method to the orientation of your choice. 
  • We will post the orientations on our website for the following month on the 2nd Monday of the current month.

Thursday, May 8th from 7:00pm-9:00pm Reserve My Spot
Brownsville Recreation Center
1555 Linden Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11212
By Subway: Take the L train to New Lots Avenue. Walk 3 blocks to the left on New Lots Avenue, then turn left and proceed 3 blocks on Christopher Street.


Wednesday, May 7th from 7:30pm-9:30pm Reserve My Spot
Recreation Center 54
348 East 54th Street
New York, NY 10022
Between 1st and 2nd Avenues


Saturday, May 10th from 10:00am-12:00pm Reserve My Spot
Richmond Hill Block Association
110-08 Jamaica Avenue
Richmond Hill, NY 11418
By Subway: Take the J train to 111th Street, walk one block to 110th Street


Friday, May 9th from 7:00pm-9:00pm Reserve My Spot
Reformed Church of Huguenot Park
5475 Amboy Road
Staten Island, NY 10312