BARC, located at 3300 Carr Street, Houston, TX 77026
Email: [email protected]
They are the City of Houston's Animal shelter and Adoption Facility. There mission is to set the example for all other local shelters, by applying high-quality service to EVERY animal that comes to their gate. No one is ever turned away, which is why, volunteers are needed. The facility even offers training classes on certain areas they feel are necessary for everyone to learn together as a team. They are open 7 days a week, and take in anywhere from 400-500 animals in a weeks span, with so much to do it is important that there be committed time to make an enormous impact.
- 18 years or older to volunteer on your own
- Ages 16 and 17, parents must come with to orientation, and sign a consent form allowing the child to volunteer on his or her own
- Ages 13 to 15, a parent must be on site with the child at all times while volunteering.