Volunteer & Internship Opportunities

Applying for an Internship

James City County Internships offer the opportunity to benefit from and gain practical experience in observation and participation in the policies and practices of James City County; participate in problem solving and hands-on projects; to work closely with staff members who are responsible for various aspects of agency operations; to attend staff trainings and workshops; and visit other agencies to evaluate comparable programs. Internships are available to high school students (age 16+) and college/university students. If interested, please complete the Internship Application (PDF).

Applying to Volunteer

Individuals 18 years and older interested in any of the volunteer opportunities below, please complete the Volunteer Application (PDF).

Individuals 13-17 years old who are interested in volunteering may visit our Teen Leadership & Career Development Programs for more opportunities.

What's New!

Become a Park Attendant for a Day! Ages 18+ can volunteer behind-the-scenes and get a look at how County parks and facilities operate. Complete the Park Attendant for a Day Volunteer Application (PDF)  and learn more about the parks and recreation profession and all the jobs available to you! 

Volunteer for special events
Special Events
Volunteer for the Citizen Emergency Response Team
Citizen Emergency Response Team
Volunteer for the Volunteers in Police Service
Volunteers in Police Service
Volunteer for sports and recreation events
Sports & Recreation
Volunteer in parks and playgrounds
Parks & Playgrounds
Adopt-A-Park / Adopt-A-Spot
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Keep James City County Beautiful
Volunteer for inclusion opportunities
Volunteer for stormwater opportunities
Volunteer as a mentor
Become a Mentor

Volunteer Opportunities