Volunteer with WRL

Become a Volunteer

Wildlife Rescue League is always looking for volunteers to assist in providing assistance to wildlife in need, and depends on licensed wildlife rehabilitators, transporters and helpline volunteers to achieve its mission. In addition, Wildlife Rescue League is always looking for new volunteers with a wide array of skills from graphic arts, publishing, event coordination, public outreach, data entry, photography, fundraising and administration.

Wildlife Helpline

Volunteer from home on Wildlife Helpline


Help us as a Transporter


Become licensed wildlife rehabilitator or caregiver

Other Ways to Volunteer



Write, photograph, or draw for our newsletter, web site, brochure, mailouts, etc.


Work art shows and fairs and other community events.


Collect, store and/or donate supplies and equipment for rehabilitation

How to Get Started


Fill out our Volunteer Questionnaire

Fill out our Volunteer Questionnaire. A Volunteer Coordinator will contact you with more information about current volunteer opportunities.


Complete Application Form and Release Agreement

When you are ready to get started, please complete the WRL Volunteer Application Form and WRL Volunteer Waiver and Release Agreement.

Complete both forms, sign and mail them to Wildlife Rescue League, P.O. Box. 704, Falls Church, VA 22040 or email them to wrl@wildliferescueleague.org


For more information please call (703) 440-0800 x 6, or you can email us at volcoord@wildliferescueleague.org.

The animals thank your for volunteering! And so do we!

Wildlife Rescue League - Viriginia
Wildlife Helpline 703-440-0800