Shelter Helper


The Concordia Police Department- Animal Control Division is now accepting volunteer applications. "Shelter Helper" positions require a background check as well as fingerprints. These positions do not include wages or benefits, other than the satisfaction of helping those in need, the animals. There are risks involved when working with animals and workman's comp will not cover Shelter Helpers.

The Shelter Helper positions are to assist the animals in walking on a leash, socialization with other animals in a safe manner and simple commands.Duties wall also include, but not limited to cleaning, feeding, taking pictures and/or video of the animals for websites, assist with fundraisers, search for and write grants, light maintenance and other general duties.