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Volunteers at the Winnipeg Humane Society are individuals who give their time to make a difference in the lives of animals. Consider joining our Volunteer crew in 5 simple steps!

Our volunteer requirements are listed in our FAQs.


Animal Welfare Icon STEP 1 – Check Vacancies

Animal Welfare Icon STEP 2 – The Interview

  • Upon completion of your volunteer application you will receive an email with ability to book your interview with a volunteer services team member.

Animal Welfare Icon STEP 3 – The Orientation

  • Once your interview has been completed you will be emailed upcoming volunteer orientation session dates and can book the one you wish to attend.

Animal Welfare Icon STEP 4 –Checks & Training

  • Some volunteer assignments within our facility require a Criminal Record Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse registry Check. The assignments requiring these checks are conditional on providing a current, original and successful check wihtin four (4) weeks of the start date. These checks are considered current if obtained in the last six (6) months.
  • The WHS provides volunteers training free of charge to ensure you have a good understanding of the tasks and responsibilities associated with your role and to better understand our shelter policies.

Animal Welfare Icon STEP 5 – First Shift

  • We will schedule your first day with a volunteer mentor who will work with you until you feel comfortable in your department position.

Volunteer Vacancies

Volunteer FAQ

Active Volunteer Login