Volunteer Process

Thank you for your interest in volunteering!

Our volunteers are the backbone of HSNEGA and report experiencing a deep sense of satisfaction as they work to improve the lives of homeless animals. There is a volunteer opportunity for everyone! Just follow the steps below to get started!

Step One: Apply

Ready to Apply?

Looking to volunteer? The first step is to apply.

Step Two: Sign-Up Orientation

Ready for Orientation?

Once you have completed your application, you will receive an email for a link to the volunteer orientation

Step Three: Schedule a Phone Debrief

You're almost there!

In the last module of your online orientation, there will be instructions on how to set up a new volunteer phone debrief. During this call we will answer any questions that you have and schedule your onsite training.

Step Four: Pay One Time Admin Fee

After you complete Steps 1-3

You will be sent a link to pay a one-time fee to help cover administrative costs and your uniform.

Step Five: Schedule Position Specific Training

Ready for Training?

This will be scheduled on your phone debrief.

Step Six: Become an Active Volunteer


You are now ready to volunteer and help improve the lives of homeless animals!

Make a difference in the lives of animals.

Give with Confidence

At HSNEGA, we want to remember the amazing rescues that come to stay with us. All of the animals pictured on this site have been with us at some point. Some have already found their forever homes, but some may still be here at HSNEGA! The Humane Society of Northeast Georgia is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization (Federal Tax ID #58-0678817) and has received top recognition from the following charity rating organizations:

Best of Georgia, GreatNonProfit & GuideStar Seals