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!

Name Description Forms
CAST Volunteer

CAST volunteers serve in all areas of the local government.
You can find more detailed descriptions of available areas of service in the
Opportunity Directory.

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 form, or would like to give this form to someone else, a printable version is also available. Please be aware that printed applications are not processed in real time like online applications and may cause a delay in acceptance.

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

Printable Application

Sheriff's Office Background Check Form

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

Apply Online

Accountability Statement

Fire and Rescue
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