Thank you for interest in volunteering for Hand in Paw! We greatly appreciate all of you for being so giving of your time.
Want to volunteer with a pet?
If you’re interested in volunteering with a pet, please note the following pre-requisites:
You and your dog must have completed a basic group obedience class prior to beginning training with Hand in Paw.
You must have owned your pet at least 6 months prior to beginning training with Hand in Paw.
Your pet must be at least one year old prior to beginning Hand in Paw training.
If you have any questions about volunteering, please contact Hand in Paw’s Volunteer Director, Julia-Rae Hanson, at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone, 205.322.5144, ext. 155.
Volunteer Training Schedule 2017-2018
Please note: due to the volume of applications and interviews, the average process for the volunteer training can take between 3-6 months.
FALL 2017 WORKSHOP
(Applications must be received by September 29th)
Workshop Series Oct 24- Nov 14 Tuesdays 10am-12pm
Evaluations Saturday Nov 18
New Volunteer Orientation Nov 28
Evaluations Friday Dec 8
WINTER 2018 WORKSHOP
(Applications must be received by December 30th)
Workshop Series January 30 - February 20 Tuesdays 4pm-6pm
Evaluations Friday February 23, 24
New Volunteer Orientation Mar 6
SPRING 2018 WORKSHOP
(Applications must be received by March 24th)
Workshop Series April 24-May 15 Tuesdays 10am-12pm
Evaluations Friday May 18, 19
New Volunteer Orientation May 29
Applications must be received by March 15
Workshop Series in Tuscaloosa
Tuesday Apr 17 2:00-5:00
Tuesday Apr 24 2:00-3:30
Evaluations Friday Apr 27
FALL 2018 WORKSHOP
(Applications must be received by August 4th)
Workshop Series Sept 4- Sept 25 Tuesday 4pm-6pm
Evaluations Friday Sept 28, 29