AFS Volunteer Application

Contact Information

Date of Birth*
State / Province*
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Waiver (all volunteers must complete)

I hereby certify that I have personally completed this application with answers that are true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I have not knowingly withheld any information that may adversely affect my chances to volunteer or intern. I understand that any omission or misstatement of material fact on this application or on any document used shall be grounds for rejection of this application.

AUTHORIZATION FOR REFERENCES: When necessary, I hereby consent and authorize Alternative Family Services (AFS) to thoroughly investigate any information related to suitability for volunteer or internship work. I authorize my references to disclose any and all letters, reports and other information related to my work records, without giving me prior notice of such disclosure. I hereby release Alternative Family Services, my former employers and all other persons, or entities from any and all claims, demands or liabilities arising out of or in any way related to such investigation or disclosure. 

BACKGROUND CHECK: When necessary, I understand that Alternative Family Services may conduct a background check and should a search of public records (including records documenting a conviction, civil action, tax lien or outstanding judgment) be conducted, I am entitled to copies of any such public records obtained by Alternative Family Services. Volunteer positions requiring finger printing and background checks will be posted as such.

FELONY CONVICTION: I have NOT been convicted of a felony offense. 

RELEASE of LIABILITY and INDEMNITY AGREEMENT: I acknowledge I am volunteering / interning for Alternative Family Services. I assume all risk of involvement in the activities involved in my duties. I agree to waive any liability from Alternative Family Services and its officers, employees, volunteers, representatives, sponsors, partners for the death, injury, property loss, or damage of/to myself. This waiver and release of Liability and Indemnity Agreement shall be construed broadly to provide a release and waiver the maximum extent permissible under law. The undersigned certifies he/she has read this document, understands its contents and has voluntarily signed this Waiver and Release of Liability.

PHOTO/VIDEO RELEASE: Any photos taken by Alternative Family Services become the property of Alternative Family Services, and may be used for promotional purposes. I will not be compensated for any photos/videos taken by Alternative Family Services.

I understand that if selected as a volunteer or intern, I would not be an EMPLOYEE of Alternative Family Services.

Agree to AFS Waiver and Release*
  • I Agree to the AFS Waiver and Release

UNDER 18 Volunteers

Parent or guardian's name and email must be entered in the "Additional Comments" box below and Agree must be selected in the Parental Permission box.


By selecting agree, I hereby authorize my child to volunteer with Alternative Family Services. I understand their photo may be taken during volunteer opportunities and used for promotional purposes. I release AFS of any liability while my child is volunteering.

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