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Volunteer Programs

Volunteer In Probation

Make a Difference

Become a Volunteer in Probation and gain valuable experience working with Adult and Juvenile Offenders. The Orange County Probation Department is one of the most respected Criminal Justice agencies in California utilizing efficient and research supported correctional practices to protect the community.

Volunteer Opportunities: Internships, Religious Ministry*, and General Volunteers.

* Interested Religious Ministry volunteers need to contact (714) 282-4265 for Catholic Detention Ministry or (714) 935-6365 for Protestant Chaplaincy Ministry prior to attending a meeting.

Please RSVP by clicking here.

2023 Volunteer Information Meetings (see map below)

  • Thursday, January 19 at 5:30pm
  • Tuesday, February 28 at 5:30pm
  • Tuesday, April 11 at 5:30pm (final meeting for fall 2023 college internships)
  • Wednesday, May 24 at 5:30pm
  • Wednesday, June 21 at 5:30pm
  • Thursday, August 3 at 5:30pm
  • Wednesday, September 13 at 5:30pm
  • Thursday, October 12 at 5:30pm (final meeting for spring 2024 college internships)

*Please be on time. Admittance will not be accepted 15 minutes after the start of the meeting.

Orange County Probation Department

The Grand Avenue Office is located south of 1st Street and north of McFadden Avenue. Enter the parking on the north side of the building. Parking is free. The doors will close 15 minutes after the session begins. Please be prompt.

For questions contact 714-667-8333.

Photo: Map to Orange County Probation Department Grand Avenue Office

Please use North Entrance