Volunteer Opportunities with Johnson County

Aging and Human Services
Volunteers support the independence, dignity and self-sufficiency of older adults and others who require assistance.

Boards and Commissions
Appointed board and commissions offer residents an opportunity to take part in the affairs of their community, shape and influence public policy.

Corrections Department
Volunteers support juvenile and adult clients who are experiencing life’s challenges while also working to keep the community healthy and safe.

District Attorney's Office
Johnson County District Attorney’s Office volunteers meet the needs of victims involved in the criminal justice system.

Developmental Supports
Join us in making a difference one person at a time as our mission is to serve people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Election Workers
On Election Day, more than 2,500 election workers are needed at polling locations throughout Johnson County.

Emergency Management
Volunteers assist Emergency Management by participating as storm spotters. Volunteers attend a training seminar.

Family Court Services
Volunteers assist with our Supervised Visitation Program that allows children to share time with a parent from whom they’ve been separated.

JoCo Academy
The JoCo Academy Program allows community-minded individuals to discover what makes our high quality of life possible through behind-the-scene tours and more.

Johnson County Library
The county is always looking for volunteers at its 14 neighborhood libraries! Volunteer a regular schedule or sign up to work on special projects.

Johnson County Museum
Love history? Love working with kids? Love solving mysteries?  We have the perfect opportunity for you at the Johnson County Museum.

K-State Research and Extension
We deliver quality educational programming with assistance from volunteers. Extension has a wide range of opportunities volunteers find rewarding.

Park & Recreation District
JCPRD offers many opportunities to volunteer, including community relations, park maintenance, program registration and support for The Theatre in the Park.

Sheriff's Office Citizens Academy
The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office Citizens Academy is a 13-week program that meets weekly at various Sheriff’s Office facilities in Olathe and New Century.