How to Volunteer
Become a C.A.S.T. Member(Citizens Assisting Stafford Together)
CAST is a group of volunteers who serve in all areas of our local government. Without these volunteers, the county would not be able to provide the extent of services that it does.
If you are interested in helping to build a strong community here in Stafford County, apply to join the growing cast of citizens assisting their community!
||CAST volunteers serve in all areas of the local government.
You can find more detailed descriptions of available areas of service in the
To become a CAST member, simply fill out the online application and submit.
Be sure to mark when you are available to serve and what your service preference is.
If you are unable to use an online
Some areas, such as the Sheriff's Office and Animal Shelter, require a background check.
If your preference is in one of these areas, please print and fill out the Background Check form and bring it to our office to be notarized, or mail to:
Jeff Shover, Manager
Citizen's Assistance and Volunteer Services
P.O. Box 339
Stafford, VA 22554
|Online Application Form
Sheriff's Office Background Check Form
||Stafford County and Stafford County Public Schools are pleased to offer a program that seeks to engage our youth in local government. The Youth Engaged in Stafford (YES) Program provides 10th, 11th, and 12th-grade students an opportunity to learn about county government while also giving youth a hands-on experience in the daily processes and decisions that make Stafford County a great community to live, work, and raise a family. As community members, your voice is an integral part of this process and Stafford County wants to hear from you!
|Parks and Recreation
||Volunteer with Parks and Recreation! Help with special events, sports, outdoor maintenance, clerical, activities, and more!
Print out a Volunteer Interest form, or apply online.
You will also need to download and submit the required Volunteer Accountability Statement.
Visit the Parks official website.
| Volunteer Interest Form
|Fire and Rescue
||The Stafford County Fire and Rescue Department is composed of both career and volunteer professionals providing fire, rescue, and emergency medical services to residents and visitors of Stafford County.||Apply Online|