Community Volunteers


Looking for ways to help improve your community? Would you like to support youth who are struggling? Become a volunteer at Casa Youth Shelter!

There are so many ways you can help…and we can show you how!

  • Meet new people and help improve young lives
  • Help support our staff by working with teens in their daily activities
  • Share skills that could be presented as a group topic
  • Help us create a fun and nurturing environment for our teens
  • Help with fundraising or public awareness


  • Must be at least 23 years of age
  • Commitment of two (2) hours per week for one (1) year
  • Must pass a background check

Volunteer Orientation

Please contact our Program & Volunteer Coordinator Ernestine Wright to find out about our next orientation held onsite at (562)594-6825 ext.228 or via email at We’ll give you the information you need to start volunteering right away!

Are you a teen and interested in volunteer opportunities?

Learn about our Youth Leadership Program and learn how you can join a group of teens who are making a difference!

Download our Volunteer Opportunities sheet to share with a friend!

Notes from Amy Lakin . . .

We love homemade meals, and we love food from local restaurants! Please bring dinner for 15 people. Please deliver to the front desk by 5:00 PM. For last minute cancellations, please call the shelter so alternative dinner plans may be made (562.594.6825). Or send them a meal instead through, CLICK HERE.
Thank you so much for your support!