Volunteer Opportunities

Are you interested in making a difference in your community? Engaging in public service can enhance your life and help us achieve our mission of excellent service to Kern residents. As a volunteer or student intern you can contribute your talents, meet new people, develop your knowledge and skills and make a positive impact! Make a difference today!

Listed below are Kern County departments that have ongoing volunteer/unpaid internship opportunities. We invite you to explore these opportunities by clicking on the link(s) where you have an area of interest. For opportunities not listed, we invite you to Apply Online and indicate your area of interest so you can be contacted when an opportunity becomes available.

Aging & Adult Services
Animal Services
District Attorney
Employers' Training
Resource (ETR)
Library
Mental Health (KCMH)
KCMH Consumer Family
Learning Center (CFLC)
Probation
Sheriff
Veterans Service

* If you are a County Department and wish to have a volunteer opportunity added to this page, please contact

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