Become a Guardian ad Litem volunteer

Before you submit your application, we encourage you to read about what Guardian ad Litem volunteers do, especially the volunteer job description.

Additionally, if you’re looking for more information about our program or have a general inquiry to make, fill out our contact form instead. And if you want to find a local Guardian ad Litem office near you, search by ZIP code to find the closest program to you.

Volunteer Application

If you’re ready to be the voice for a child, our application process includes:

  • criminal background check
  • screening interview
  • 30 hours of intensive, standardized training

Start Application

Please note that due to the rigor of our program and the sensitive nature of working with children, we are unable to accept all candidates into our program. Thank you for your interest!