Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC) is currently seeking highly experienced large dog handlers at all Care Center locations. If you have a history of successfully handling dogs and a passion for making a positive impact in the lives of shelter pets, we invite you to join our team of amazing volunteers!
If you have a passion for animals and are looking to make a difference, Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC) needs your help! We have various volunteer opportunities at our Manhattan, Brooklyn, Staten Island, and upcoming Queens Care Center, including: dog walking (experienced only), rabbit & guinea pig companions, building enrichment toys, teaching cats to high five, assisting our operations team, and more!
Our scheduled orientations have already taken place. If you are interested in volunteering, please fill-out the assessment form below.
If you are currently a volunteer, click here to sign-in to VICNET.
Volunteers are a vital part of our organization, and play a huge role in caring for the animals in the shelters. If you are interested in volunteering please check back when January orientation will be posted.
Additional training is required to qualify for each room. All applicants who successfully complete training are Level 1, and work first in the Adoption Rooms. Level 2 is by invitation only. We will identify volunteers who have shown good handling skills, ability to follow instructions and consistency in service and reach out to them to train for Level 2.
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