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Please note that currently we are only recruiting for the positions listed below.
If you are looking for a different volunteer experience please check back periodically as positions are updated regularly.
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Animal Care Volunteers help provide our animals with a clean and healthy living environment. Responsibilities include:
Volunteers MUST be 18 years of age or older
Volunteers must reside in Stratford Perth
Volunteers with pets must show proof of spay/neuter, current vaccines and if they have a dog(s), a current license tag(s)
Volunteers, if renting, must show landlord consent for animals in the home
Volunteers must have a separate area for fosters
Volunteers must have the time to care for the animals
Volunteers must have access to transportation for vet appointments/ medical emergencies
Volunteers must also have a working email address
2 letters of reference will be required in order to proceed foster application process
This position assists The Humane Society of Kitchener Waterloo & Stratford Perth in the community at events, festivals, tradeshows, and community-based activities by acting as a Humane Society event ambassador.
The role will promote the Humane Society mission, vision and values, share our community programs and services, educate the community on our part in supporting people and pets, and encourage people to access our services, adopt, donate, participate or volunteer.
The volunteers may attend events that are general in nature, or ones that are more specific such as a booth at a third party fundraiser or a children’s educational event in support of a specific department.
This position assists our front desk receptionist with duties including answering phones, replying to email and assisting customers that come in to the center.
In addition to the duties listed above, the Centre expects the following of each volunteer:
We are leaders in animal welfare in our communities and committed to promoting the human-animal bond, while focusing on the responsible treatment of animals through education, collaboration, compliance, advocacy and care.