Junior foster application

1. Complete the application below - Upon completion, you’ll receive an email inviting you to our next volunteer orientation. Please check your junk folder and email volunteer@ddfl.org if you don’t receive an email within 24 hours. There is a $25 volunteer application fee that covers the cost of administrative processing, background check fees and your home inspection.

2. Attend Orientation - Both the youth and parent attend a one-hour informational session where we provide an overview of our services, philosophies, and an introduction to our foster program.

3. Interview Both prospective foster parents interview with a Dumb Friends League representative to discuss additional program details, as well as what types of animals you’re interested in fostering.

4. Attend Training Classes - New foster parents attend a training to learn volunteer policies and procedures, safe animal handling, and how to take a foster animal home. We also offer ongoing training classes for young kittens, animals with medical needs as well as behavior fosters.

5. Virtual Home Inspection - PACFA requires that all foster parents have an annual home inspection, these are conducted virtually. This will be scheduled after training has been completed.

Field Is Required Application fee:

Junior Foster Volunteer Information

Please read the volunteer agreement and confidentiality agreement. If you are under 18, you must have your parent or legal guardian read the agreement and submit the application

Foster Home Information

Payment Information

Credit Card Information:

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