Volunteer FAQ

Here are answers to frequently asked questions about volunteering at Francisvale.

Where can I find more information about volunteering at Francisvale?
Our volunteers are what keeps Francisvale running! You can learn more about getting started with volunteering at Francisvale over on our volunteer page. You can also email us at fvinfo1909@gmail.com to get more information.

When are orientation sessions for new volunteers held?
Typically, we hold one volunteer orientation session per month, typically from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the weekend. You can find the most up to date schedule for volunteer orientation sessions on our events page.

Are there any age requirements to become a volunteer?
To volunteer at Francisvale, you have to be at least 18 years of age.

What is the next step once I complete the volunteer application?
A staff member will contact you within 7-10 days with the next steps to get started. We look forward to seeing you at the shelter soon!