How to Become a Volunteer

Love horses? Love kids? Looking for a way to give back and make a difference? Volunteer with us!

Volunteer Policies

IMPORTANT: Please note the following and that additional policies, rules, and regulations apply to volunteers at Stockhands. Volunteering means you accept these rules and agree to comply with them.

  • Community Services Hours: Community Service Hours only apply to volunteers who are approved and participate in designated lesson activities. Volunteer training and other activities do NOT qualify for Community Service Credit. Additionally, only volunteers who have completed volunteer training may qualify. Please do not assume you qualify for this, ask us and we’ll be happy to help you understand the requirements.

  • Volunteer Policies: Various policies and rules apply to all volunteers. To qualify and remain qualified as a volunteer at Stockhands you must accept and abide by all such requirements. These include, but are not limited to, rules and policies defined in the Volunteer Handbook and other documents as well as the verbal directives from the Stockhand’s staff, principals, and designated supervisors.

Volunteer Training

No experience? No problem! New Volunteer Training is on the second Saturday of each month, from 10am to Noon. We will train you in our procedures and guidelines for grooming, tacking, leading, side walking and other volunteer activities.

Steps to Getting Started Volunteering

RSVP to the Facebook event here

OR email volunteers@stockhands.org

Complete the paperwork ahead of time (no worries, we'll have some available the day of training)

Check out some of what our volunteers have to say about Stockhands!

Our Volunteer Spotlight series highlights our amazing and dedicated our volunteers. Check them out and you'll want to join our barn family too!