Volunteer with the County

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San Diego County invites your contributions as a County volunteer!

Make your contribution to better government and a better community, put your personal values into action, and receive training and work experience to jump start your career by volunteering for the County of San Diego.

Volunteering with the County of San Diego is an opportunity to give back to your community, or gain valuable job training. Volunteer service helps to conserve taxpayer dollars. The Fiscal Year 2015/2016 Volunteer Report indicates that the County utilized 38,398 volunteers providing a value to the County of $39,891,847.32. Additionally, $840,775 in monetary and tangible/intangible gifts were donated to volunteer programs.

Previous Annual Reports.

Learn about our Volunteers of the Month.

Learn about the Art of Volunteering.

Volunteer Application

Below is a list of volunteer coordinators to obtain information about volunteering with a County Department/Agency.

  • Aging & Independence Services RSVP
    • Aging and Independence Services (RSVP)
      Linda Hopkins
      Mail Stop W-433
      Phone (858) 505-6448, Fax (858) 495-5236
    • Aging and Independence Services, Ombudsman
      Shana Gaters
      Mail Stop W-433
      Phone (858) 495-5048, Fax (858) 694-2568
      Lourdes Ramirez
      Mail Stop W-433
      Phone (858) 495-5360, Fax (858) 694-2568
    • More information
  • Agriculture Weights & Measures
    • Shirley Chin
      Mail Stop O-1
      Phone (858) 694-2745, Fax (858) 495-5012
  • Air Pollution Control (APCD)
    • Heidi Snyder
      Mail Stop O-176
      Phone (858) 586-2890, Fax (858) 586-2624
  • Animal Services
    • Rosie Rascon
      Mail Stop H-39
      Phone (619) 767-2611, Fax (619) 767-2706
    • More information
  • Assessor/Recorder/County Clerk
    • Ruby Reyes
      Mail Stop A-4
      Phone (619) 531-5738, Fax (619) 531-6053
  • Child Support Services
    • Maria Pacheco
      Mail Stop 0-77
      Phone (619) 578-6931, Fax (619) 236-4421
      (Volunteer Program is limited to Law School Students)
  • Clerk of the Board of Supervisors
    • Catherine Santos
      Mail Stop A-45
      Phone (619) 531-4966, Fax (619) 531-6098
    • More information
  • Community Services Group
    • Nadia Moshirian-Binderup
      Mail Stop A-6
      Phone (619) 685-2318, Fax (619) 531-6439
  • Emergency Services
    • Bennett Cummings
      Mail Stop O-25
      Phone (858) 565-3490, Fax (858) 565-3499
  • Environmental Health
    • Blesy Sadiarin
      Mail Stop O-560
      Phone (858) 505-6807, Fax (858) 505-6828
  • Farm and Home Advisor
    • Lori Renstrom
      Mail Stop O-1
      Phone (858) 614-7606; Fax (858) 614-7786
  • General Services
    • Jennifer Espinosa
      Mail Stop O-360
      Phone (858) 694-2480; Fax (858) 467-9655
  • Health & Human Services
    • HHSA All Programs Coordinator
      Elizabeth Amstadter
      Mail Stop W-406
      Phone (858) 636-3585, Fax (858) 467-9605
    • Email: Personnel.HHSA@sdcounty.ca.gov
    • HHSA - Behavioral Health Services, Edgemoor
      Frances Schaad
      Mail Stop S-552
      Phone (619) 596-6356, Fax (619) 596-6367
      More Information
    • HHSA Child Welfare Services - Foster Youth Mentor
      Ross Ramos
      Mail Stop W466
      Phone (619) 767-5211, Fax (619) 767-5221
    • HHSA Child Welfare Services - Polinsky Center
      Linda Gonzales
      Mail Stop O-78
      Phone (858) 574-1058, Fax (858) 874-1163
    • HHSA Facilities Management
    • Cyndy Trinh-Keo
      Mail Stop P502-L
      Phone (619) 692-8078, Fax (619) 692-8002
    • HHSA Maternal Child & Family Health Services
      Connie Wolfe
      Mail Stop P511H
      Phone (619) 542-4139, Fax (619) 692-8827
    • HHSA Public Health Center - El Cajon
      Cathie Linfesty
      Mail Stop S-546A
      Phone (619) 668-3950, Fax (619) 668-3665
    • HHSA Central Regions
      Sarah "Dani" Alvarado
      Mail Stop W-408
      Phone (619) 338-2720, Fax (619) 338-2967
    • HHSA North Coastal & North Inland Regions
      Vicky Magsaysay
      Mail Stop N-465
      Phone (760) 740-3034, Fax (760) 740-3062
    • HHSA South Region
      Ebony Post
      Mail Stop P-504
      Phone (619) 409-3303, Fax (619) 409-3304
  • Housing & Community Development
    • Jennifer Busskohl
      Mail Stop O-231
      Phone (858) 694-4887 , Fax (858) 514-6549
  • Human Resources
    • Darah Frondarina
      Mail Stop A-218
      Phone (619) 531-5123, Fax (619) 236-1353
  • Library
    • Sheila Crosby
      Mail Stop O-70
      Phone (858) 694-2415, Fax (858) 495-5981
    • More information
  • Medical Examiner
    • Guadalupe (Lupe) Giraldo
      Mail Stop O-10
      Phone (858) 694-2894, Fax (858) 495-5956
  • Office of the Public Defender
    • Attorney Internships
      Monique Carter
      Mail Stop C-277
      Phone (619) 338-4628, Fax (619) 338-4811
    • Attorney Internships
      Marissa Oribello
      Mail Stop D-37
      Phone (619) 446-2981, Fax (619) 446-2999
    • Investigative Internships - Primary Public Defender
      Aron Hershkowitz
      Mail Stop C-277
      Phone (619) 338-4816, Fax (619) 338-4811
    • Investigative Internships - Alternate Public Defender
      Pascual Benitez
      Mail Stop D-37
      Phone (619) 446-2962, Fax (619) 446-2955
    • Investigative Internships - Multiple Conflicts Office
      Gabbie Reynolds
      Mail Stop D-57
      Phone (619) 446-2937, Fax (619) 446-2891
    • More Information
  • Parks & Recreation
    • Cheryl Wegner
      Mail Stop O-29
      Phone (858) 966-1335, Fax (858) 495-5841
    • More information
  • Planning & Development Services
    • Traci Iliff
      Mail Stop O-650
      Phone (858) 694-2466, Fax (858) 694-2555
  • Probation
    • Lydia Curiel
      Mail Stop P-232
      Phone (858) 514-2082, Fax (858) 514-3131
  • Public Works
    • Karen Richardson
      Mail Stop O-332
      Phone (858) 571-4229, Fax (858) 694-3597
  • Registrar of Voters
    • Monica Garcia
      Mail Stop O-34
      Phone (858) 505-7203, Fax (858) 495-5340
    • More information
  • Sheriff's Department
    • Personnel
      Mail Stop O-41
      Phone (858) 974-2001

Contact:

Catherine Santos 
Clerk of the Board of Supervisors
1600 Pacific Highway, Room 402
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: (619) 531-4966
Email: Catherine.Santos@sdcounty.ca.gov