Community Service


AHS Community Service

Community service orientation is canceled this week due to Thanksgiving.

WHO MAY PARTICIPATE IN THE COMMUNITY SERVICE PROGRAM AT AHS?

The AHS Community Service program is provided for individuals who are completing service work for

  • School
  • Court
  • Club or Civic Organization

You must be 18 or older in order to participate in community service.

HOW DO I GET STARTED?

Orientations are held at each AHS campus on Wednesday evenings promptly at 5:30pm and last for approximately one hour. We ask that you arrive for orientation 15-20 minutes early to complete paperwork.

Please be aware that:

  • Latecomers will not be accepted
  • No advance registration is required

WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS AND WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING WITH ME?

COURT-ORDERED COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • We are able to accept traffic, DUI citations and misdemeanor possession of marijuana only.
  • Bring picture ID
  • Bring proof of your citation (paperwork that verifies the type of citation you received, hours required, as well as the name/number of any case worker or attorney you may have).

UNIVERSITY OR CIVIC ORGANIZATION

  • Bring picture ID
  • Applicable school or club paperwork or contact information for verification.

WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

Duties may include cleaning enclosures, washing dishes, folding laundry, shredding newspaper, filling water dishes, and various duties as assigned. Work times are available 7 days a week, including holidays.

Please Note: The community service orientation held at the Atlanta Humane Society ONLY grants you the ability to complete community service for the Atlanta Humane Society. The Atlanta Humane Society is a 501(c)3 tax exempt nonprofit (IRS Tax ID# 58-0685900) organization.