Thanks for your interest in becoming an LHS volunteer!

As a nonprofit organization we rely on our volunteers to help us successfully fundraise and provide animal enrichment.  We’re happy you’re interested in joining our team! 

Volunteer opportunities for adults include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Pet partnering
  • Foster care
  • Special event preparation
  • Fundraising
  • Grounds work
  • Humane education
  • Teen volunteer mentors
  • Office mates

Our potential volunteers must:

To become an LHS volunteer it is necessary to attend an orientation and training class.

Please note, our April orientation, held April 8th from 1-3pm, is currently FULL.

Our next orientation class will be held May 19th from 6-8pm in the LHS Adoption Center Conference Room. RSVP is required, as spots fill quickly. Please call (859) 233-0044 ext. 254 to RSVP. If you are unable to attend the next scheduled orientation, please check back as we update monthly. Volunteers are asked to commit to serving as a volunteer for a minimum of 6 months and average 4 hours of service per month. Your time is valuable and we want to ensure that the program is the proper fit for you.

Please note, we do not have the resources to provide for mandated community service hours.

If you have any questions about our volunteer program, click here.