The time and talents of our dedicated volunteers are essential to  our mission at the Regional Center for Animal Care and Protection. If you're an animal lover with a passion for helping your communities' homeless pets, consider becoming an RCACP Volunteer today!

RCACP Volunteer Opportunities:RCACP Volunteer Posing with a Dog.

  • Cat Socialization
  • Dog Walking
  • Off-site Adoption Events
  • Rescue Networking
  • Shelter Photography
  • Front Desk Assistant
  • And much more!

Become a RCACP Volunteer!

Volunteer Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Attend New Volunteer Orientation
  • Commit to a minimum of 8 hours of service every 3 months.

Interested in becoming a volunteer for the Regional Center for Animal Care and Protection? 

Our animals would love to have you! 

APPLY to become a RCACP Volunteer!

Once you have completed the Volunteer Application please email it to our Volunteer Coordinator at ecarden@rcacp.org for approval!

  1. Regional Center for Animal Care & Protection

    Physical Address
    1510 Baldwin Avenue NE
    Roanoke, VA 24012


    Fax: 540-344-4906

    Office Hours
    Monday through Saturday
    9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

    Adoption Hours
    Monday through Saturday
    1 to 5 p.m.