Volunteer Opportunities

Want to get involved and give back to the community? There are many ways. Please use the required forms when responding to Town-sponsored volunteer opportunities.

Candidates interested in volunteering for emergency services (fire or ambulance) must contact the agency directly. For more information, visit the Emergency Services page to find contact information for various services.

Non-Town Sponsored Volunteer Opportunities:

Community Voice Channel (CVC)

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Melanie Merkel - Community Outreach/Workshop Trainer
105 Notch Road
Bolton, CT  06043
Phone: 860-645-1454
Fax: 860-993-1210
Email: Info@cvcct.org
website:  cvcct.org

Description:  Training includes learning how to film using a Canon GL-2, learn camera terms and language, learn how to edit using Adobe Premiere Pro; After training, equipment is available to sign out, in return for a program; Film events happening within and around Ellington; Make your own show; Be crew for another volunteer.

Town-Sponsored Volunteer Opportunities

Listed below are the following Town-sponsored volunteer opportunities currently available.

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
  • Description/Duties: Aiding residents in the event of disaster. Local training provided; occasional meetings to maintain skills and update procedures.
  • Contact Person: John Streiber
  • Email
  • Phone: 860-870-3766
  • Duration of Project: Ongoing
Volunteer Forms
Please use the following forms if you are interested in applying for a Town-sponsored assignment:
Documenting Volunteer Hours
Once your application is received, a staff member will schedule an interview to meet with you and review the requirements of the assignment. If you need documentation verifying the number of service hours completed, please use the Confirmation of Volunteer Services Hours Form (PDF).