Volunteer Services: How Do I Become A Volunteer?

How Do I Become A Volunteer?


If you are 18 years or older, you are eligible to take on the challenge.

If you can dedicate at least an hour of your time, you can take on the challenge:

  • Fill out an application

  • Successfully pass a Background and Fingerprint Check

  • Complete Volunteer Orientation and Training

Volunteer Opportunities


  • Mentoring
  • Chaplaincy and Religious Services
  • Tutoring
  • Recreating Activities
  • Art and Cultural Activities
  • Interpreters
  • Animal and Horticulture Services
  • Advisory Council
  • Internships



Thank you for your interest in wanting to become a valued volunteer with the Department of Juvenile Justice. If you have any questions about the DJJ Volunteer Program, click here to send us an email and someone from our office will contact you shortly.