ARF offers exciting afterschool programs for students in elementary through high school. Come experience the magic of animals, learn to be an advocate, and meet furry friends along the way!
Click below to explore our programs and register for a session. For more information, please contact us or phone (925) 296-3152
ARF's Junior Volunteer Club is a service-learning club for middle schoolers who want to make a difference! Each session, club members will learn about a different aspect of animal welfare and sheltering, complete a volunteer activity, and interact with either a Pet Hug Pack therapy or ARF shelter animal. JV Club also satisfies most community service hour requirements for school.
Financial Aid Information: ARF offers need based financial assistance for select youth programs. To be considered for a scholarship, please complete the application form.
Please review ARF's Youth Programs Cancellation Policy.
2890 Mitchell Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Virtual Adoption Hours
Wed - Sat: Noon - 5 pm
Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm
ARF needs your help to save more lives! Together we can make a difference.
ARF is a 501(c)(3).
Our tax ID is 68-0240341.
ARF has received Charity Navigator's highest 4-star rating for 12 years running.