CAPTAIN CHS has one of the most effective and extensive volunteer programs in the Capital Region. These caring and selfless people volunteer in almost every capacity of our operations. Volunteer positions include, but are not limited to:

  • Homework helpers 
  • Food Pantry assistants
  • Family Development mentors
  • Floor workers and cashiers at CAPTAIN’s Treasures
  • CAPteen supervisors
  • Summer Meals van drivers

To volunteer or ask for information about volunteering for a CAPTAIN CHS Program, please contact our Director of Philanthropy and Volunteer Engagement, Ava Martin:

By email to ava@captaincares.org
By phone at 518-399-4624

To apply today, please download and submit the Volunteer Application below.

PLEASE NOTE:  To maintain the integrity of our programs and ensure safety to all, adult volunteers seeking an opportunity to work directly with children or to transport clients are subject to a background search and/or motor vehicle inquiry.

Application & Volunteer Documents

Background Check Documents