Volunteer Programs

Volunteers are a core component of many Human Services Department programs and the residents they serve.  Whether you are considering helping on an ongoing basis, or for a short-term project, there are a number of opportunities to help us make Phoenix better!


Homeless Street Count LogoHomeless Street Count
YOU count so they matter!

December to January
Training required - Groups welcome

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VITA LogoBecome a VITA volunteer!

Help working people claim tax credits they've earned
January to April
Training required

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HRN LogoPhoenix Heat Relief Network

Conduct a bottled water drive or become a hydration station to help those on the street during the hot summer days and nights. 
May to September

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Summer Respite LogoSummer Respite

Relief from the heat means a lot and can save a life. Donations assist homeless families, children and adults.
May to September.
Groups welcome

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Winter Respite LogoWinter Respite

Helping people protect themselves from the cold. Donations to assist homeless families, children and adults.
October to March
Groups welcome

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If you are interested in other Human Services Department volunteer opportunities, look for additional links on the left navigation bar.  To see a complete listing for the city, visit the Volunteer Today web page.