Resources for current volunteers and fosters

(This page is under construction and will be much more comprehensive in the near future!)

This page has necessary forms and helpful resources for current, approved CCHS volunteers and fosters.  Please submit all completed forms to our volunteer manager at, by mail or by bringing them to our office.   CCHS requires that these forms be completed and submitted before beginning your approved volunteer or fostering assignment.  Thank you for your cooperation!

Necessary forms for submittal:

For all approved CCHS volunteers, including fosters, please complete the following forms:

General Volunteer Manual with Agreement

Vehicle Insurance Information

Volunteer Emergency Contact Information

Volunteer Release

For all approved CCHS fosters, please download the appropriate guide below and complete the Foster Agreement at the end of the guide in addition to the volunteer forms listed above:

Dog Foster Guide with Agreement

Cat Foster Guide with Agreement


For information on dog and cat training and behavior, please visit the San Francisco SPCA’s behavior & training department.