Make a difference by volunteering your time and talents
to Canine Companions for Independence!

We are proud to be represented by the following volunteer chapters:  

Capital Chapter Contact - Maryland/Washington DC/Northern Virginia:  Cara Miller, Chapter President

Connecticut/Western Massachusetts Contact: Linda Donnelly, Area Contact

Eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island Contact: Leslie Zelamsky, Area Contact

Long Island Chapter Contact:  Pam Recchio, Chapter President

Maine/New Hampshire Contact: Kathy Mandsager, Area Contact

New Jersey Chapter Contact:  Pat Redden, Chapter President

Old Dominion Chapter Contact - Central/Southwestern/ Eastern Virginia:  Beverly Bouse, Chapter President

Philadelphia Chapter Contact:  Liesl Townsend, Chapter President

Volunteer Forms

If you would like to volunteer or are a current volunteer (including puppy raisers) please fill out & submit the forms below to:
Volunteer Application Form
Volunteer Agreement Form
Volunteer Consent & Release Form
Volunteer Media Photo Consent Form
Volunteer Public Interaction Guidelines
Volunteer Standards Form

Danielle Drazen
Development Associate/Volunteer Coordinator
286 Middle Island Rd.
Medford, NY 11763

Upcoming Puppy Class

Capital Chapter - Maryland Area Puppy Classes

Capital Chapter - Northern VA Area Puppy Classes

Capital Chapter - Middleburg VA

SPRING/SUMMER Puppy Classes (Long Island)

New Jersey Area Puppy Classes

Philadelphia Area Puppy Classes

Old Dominion Chapter - Central/Southwestern/Eastern VA

The Northeast Region is currently accepting applications for new puppy raisers. 
Email completed application to or fax to (631) 561-0231


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