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COVID-19 Message: Read our full message, HERE. Please note that we’ve limited volunteer opportunities at this time. We’ll provide the most updated information about availability at the time of inquiry. If you are unable to make your scheduled volunteer shift at the Center for Women & Children or the Youth Resource Center but would still like to provide your meal, you can drop it off at the center. Contact us at volunteer@voaut.org for more information.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering! Volunteers like you serve approximately 8,000 youth, women, and men living in Utah every year. Our volunteers perform a variety of roles ranging from sorting donations to serving meals, saving Volunteers of America, Utah thousands of dollars in staffing costs.

Our volunteers are as diverse as our clients, making a unique dynamic that directly impacts the success of our clients. To make your community a better place, donate your time, your talents, and your skills. We could not do what we do without dedicated volunteers!

Volunteer With Us

Volunteers are the heartbeat of our programs.


1) Look at the open volunteer positions and select the one that best fits your interests.

2) If you’re interested in serving a meal at one of our centers, please sign up via the links below. Then you may bypass the volunteer application.

a) To serve a meal at the Youth Resource Center, please visit our 2021 meal calendar or 2022 meal calendar

b) To serve a meal at the Center for Women & Children, please visit our 2021 meal calendar or 2022 meal calendar

c) To serve a meal at the Geraldine E. King Women's Resource Center, please visit our Jan - Nov 2022 meal calendar or Nov - Dec 2022 meal calendar

e) To serve a meal at the Adult Detox, please visit our 2021 meal calendar

3) For all other volunteer opportunities, please fill out the individual volunteer application or the group volunteer application (depending on if you are volunteering alone or with a group).

4) Once your application has been reviewed, we will check our volunteer calendar for matching availability and will contact you with this information.

5) Start volunteering!

Thank you again for your interest in serving vulnerable individuals in your community who need help the most.

If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please send an email to volunteer@voaut.org.

*All volunteers wanting to work directly with clients must complete a Utah Department of Human Services Office of Licensing background screening, record two sets of fingerprints, and pay a fee of $42.25 to cover the processing prior to direct client work.

*Volunteers of America, Utah is not able to validate court-appointed volunteer hours.

*Past Volunteers of America, Utah clients who want to volunteer must wait two years to return to help with current programs.

Please note that at Volunteers of America, Utah, we strive to be sensitive to the needs of all the individuals we work with. For this reason, we feel it is critical that we select volunteers that are able to connect well with our clients and amplify their success through volunteer service.

For general volunteer questions please contact us at:
Phone: 801.363.9414