Join our team of volunteers! *

If you love animals and want to spend time making a difference in their lives, share your love with the animals at our SPCA!

Here, you’ll have the opportunity to provide compassionate care for animals, bring pets and families together, and show your love in a variety of ways!

Immediate volunteer needs for adults 18 and older are available! Just click the job title listed below for further details!

We also have several College Internship opportunities available; click here for more information >>>

Unless otherwise indicated, volunteer work takes place at the SPCA Serving Erie County, 300 Harlem Road in West Seneca, New York.


Our goal at the SPCA Serving Erie County is to be a diverse and inclusive workforce that is representative of the community we serve in the most effective way possible. All volunteer assignments are decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.


If you are interested in becoming a Paws for Love volunteer, please send an email to To learn more about Paws for Love, click here >>.


Youth ages 13-17 can assist animals at the SPCA with off-site home projects and/or donation drives!  (We’re sorry, there are no on-site youth volunteer opportunities at this time.) Click the button below for Independent SPCA Service Projects, and learn how students can receive a signature from the SPCA for completed community service hours!

Independent SPCA Service Projects >>


*The SPCA is unable to offer court-ordered adult and youth community service opportunities at this time. 

Director of Volunteer Services & Experience:
Kelly Deschamps CVA | 716-875-7360 ext. 232 |

Assistant Director of Volunteer Services & Experience:
Desirea Mojica | 716-875-7360 ext. 252 | 

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