Next Volunteer Orientation is at QC PAWS on Saturday, September 19th.
Doors open at 3:30, orientation starts at 4:00
Registration is required and space is limited! To register for one of the orientations, send an email to
including name and age of person(s) attending and date requested. Orientation will last around an hour and you must stay for its entirety to qualify as a volunteer. Children are welcome, but must be accompanied by an adult at all times; you must be at least 16 years old to volunteer alone.
Rock Island County Animal Care and Control Shelter
Every pet deserves a quality home life, free from owner abuse, neglect or ignorance. The Rock Island County Animal Care and Control Shelter welcomes ALL animals in Rock Island County. No animal is ever turned away. In partnership with QCPAWS, our philosophy is to provide quality care to the animals to help ensure placement of all adoptable pets into their forever home.