99 Victor Rd Fairport NY 14450
Shelter Helpers is a fun in-person program specially designed for students looking for opportunities to help their community. Perfect for young animal lovers (8-16 years-old) Shelter Helpers will explore different ways that youth can help homeless pets.
Participants may create a variety of enrichment toys, devise adoption promotion materials, and participate in keeping the shelter grounds tidy – not to mention get some hands-on animal socialization time!
*Program hours are eligible to be signed off as service hours
- 8-16 years old
- Participants must arrive on time and stay for the entire session.
- Show respect to all animals (including humans too!)
- Morning sessions (10 a.m. – 12 p.m.) are reserved for participants ages 8-11 years old.
- Afternoon sessions (1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.) are reserved for participants ages 12-16 years old
- The program fee is $25 per session. If this will be a financial hardship, please contact the Humane Education Manager
- 5-10 students will be in attendance at each session.
- Registration is required.
- Guardians can drop-off and pick-up program participants at the Training and Education Center entrance.
- Participants must wear clothes that can get messy and closed toe shoes with rubber soles.