Are you an animal lover looking for a meaningful volunteer experience? Our volunteers support every area of Kokomo Humane. By choosing to volunteer, you will make a tremendous difference in the lives of the animals in our care. Help us work towards creating a more humane community for all Hoosier animals by giving your time, and your heart! 

Volunteer Requirements

Minimum Age

Applicants must be at least 16 years of age in order to independently volunteer at the shelter and at our off-site adoption locations. Youth under the age of 16 must have an adult present while volunteering.

Time Commitment

In order to remain active in the KHS Volunteer Program, all volunteers are encouraged to commit to a minimum of four service hours per month.

Volunteer Orientation

Prior to being able to independently volunteer, all approved applicants must attend a tour of the shelter where you will learn about KHS’s history and lifesaving mission. 

How Do I Sign Up to Become a Volunteer?

Signing up to become a volunteer is easy! If you are interested in one of our open volunteer opportunities, please fill out our online application form.

To become a volunteer, begin by completing our online application form. Next, you’ll complete a volunteer orientation session where you will receive and review the KHS Volunteer Handbook, learn about KHS’s history and lifesaving mission, and tour the shelter to meet our adoptable pets!

Share your love for animals by becoming a Kokomo Humane volunteer. Thank you for choosing to dedicate your talents and abilities by giving back to the animals who deserve a second chance to find a loving forever home.