Make a difference in the lives of animals!  SPCA volunteers are an integral part of our mission.

Current Volunteer Opportunities at the Winchester SPCA

WASPCA Program volunteer opportunities are available to those 18 years and over.  Help is needed with our cats housed at our local Petco, shifts are available Monday – Sunday between 8AM and 10AM. Help is needed in our adoption center for basic cat and dog enrichment and basic cleaning Tuesday – Friday 10am to 4pm, weekends 12-4pm. All program volunteers must become Fear Free Certification required. Complete volunteer application. You will be contacted via email. Download the above application and return it to to begin the process. You may also stop by the adoption center at 111  Featherbed Lane or  call 540-662-8616 for more information.

SPCA Thrift Store  volunteer opportunities are available for those 16 and over and mixed age civic and social groups. Volunteers needed for customer service, to accept donations, sort donations, basic store maintenance, and goods management.

Stop in and meet the shop managers and fill out an application in person at 1944 Abrams Creek Winchester, VA 22601 Tuesday to Friday 10am to 6pm and weekends 12-5PM.


Paws & Pages shelter pet reading program. Readers of all ages are invited to drop in Tuesday to Friday 10AM to 5PM to read to the shelter pets. Books are provided or bring one of your own. Readers under 18 must have a parent present at all times.  No application needed to read to shelter pets.

For more information call 540-662-8616 or email