Become a Friends of SCAC Volunteer

April 2019 New Volunteer Orientations

Saturday, April 6th at 10:00 a.m.

Thursday, April, 11th at 2:00 p.m. - CANCELLED

Thursday, April 18th, at 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 25th, at 2:00 p.m.

Please RSVP if you plan to attend by emailing so we can reserve a place at orientation for you.

All New Volunteer Orientations take place at Sangamon County Animal Control & Adoption Center, 2100 Shale Street, Springfield, IL


Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Friends of SCAC!  Please submit a completed volunteer application.  Friends of SCAC will contact you to schedule the initial orientation session after receiving the completed application.  

Completed applications may be returned in the following ways:

By Email:    Once you have completed and signed the document, you may scan it and email it back to

By Mail:     Friends of SCAC, PO Box 9742, Springfield, IL 62791   

Below, you will also find a link to the “Pre-orientation Volunteer Code of Conduct” document.  Please review this document to learn more information about the new volunteer orientation process and what is expected of Friends of SCAC volunteers.  Following the orientation process, the Sangamon County Department of Public Health requires all volunteers to spend at least six hours in one six-month period on site at Sangamon County Animal Control & Adoption Center working with the adoptable pets.         

Please feel free to email if you have additional questions.

Thank you!

Friends of SCAC & Meow Mobile