Community Service

You have no idea how much we appreciate your interest in fulfiling your community service requirements at PAWS Atlanta! We couldn't do our lifesaving work without you.


  • You must be 18 or older.
  • Due to COVID-19 safety precautions, shifts are limited to 2 per day.
  • We accept the following offenses: traffic, DUI citations, and misdemeanor possession of marijuana. 
  • All community service hours begin between 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
  • Projects do not include animal handling.
  • Don't forget to wear closed-toe shoes and clothes that that are OK to get dirty.
  • Most, if not all community service work is done outside, rain or shine. 

*Please note*: Community Service is a separate program from our general volunteers. If you are looking to perform court-mandated community service at PAWS Atlanta, please contact our front desk team at Community Service is not a part of our volunteer program.

Step 1

Sign Up

Email a copy of your photo ID and citation sheet to to setup your Community Service schedule. Please note that you cannot sign up for Community Service on the same day. 

Step 2


On your first day you will receive your sign-up sheet, guidelines, and select your Community Service dates. You may sign up for one week at a time. 

Step 3


Complete your Community Service hours. We will provide you with a completion letter once you are finished. 

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