Community Service


AHS Community Service

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.