City of Surrey - Surrey Animal Resource Centre

Shelter Support Worker

A Shelter Support Volunteer is a vital part of keep our shelter safe and clean for the animals in our care. They will assist with laundry, dishes, disinfecting supplies, and general cleaning activities. Other activities will be determined as needed and could include your favourite passions, whether it be gardening, building Kuranda beds, or tending to the barn.

Mission Statement

Mission: To be an innovative team of animal care professionals serving the community with integrity, providing education and resources to make measurable improvements in responsible pet guardianship and compassion for animals.


The Surrey Animal Resource Centre’s values guide how we engage with our community, work with each other and care for animals.



We are honest, transparent, and accountable for our decisions.



We treat each other, and the people and animals we serve with respect, dignity, and compassion.




We seek to understand our community’s needs and actively work to achieve responsive, ethical solutions.



We actively seek evidence-based initiatives to guide our commitment for continuous growth.








We form strategic alliances with organizations that share our values and professional standards.