Outside of business hours, please report Priority One animal issues to the Grand Island Emergency Center at 308-384-9380 to have them dispatch an Animal Control Officer. Priority One calls include animal bites, sick/injured animals, animal cruelty, and confined strays. 

Adoption/Volunteer Hours
11:00am - 5:00pm M, T, Th, Fri
11:00am - 4:00pm Sat
1:00pm - 4:00pm Sun

All Other Business
8:00am - 5:30pm M-F
8:00am - 4:30pm Sat
1:00pm - 4:30pm Sun

Volunteers Wag Our Tails

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the

Central Nebraska Humane Society.

Apply to be a volunteer

Our animals benefit greatly from the extra love and care that our valuable volunteers provide. Please consider becoming a member of our volunteer team. We have a variety of ways that you can help out our animals while they are waiting for their forever homes.

Volunteer Application Form

Mail Option

Download the form below and mail it in.

Mail to:

Central Nebraska Humane Society
1312 Sky Park Rd.
Grand Island, NE 68801
(308) 358-5305

Volunteer activities:

  • Exercising our dogs
  • Socializing timid cats and dogs
  • Brushing or grooming cats and dogs
  • Fostering our special needs animals
  • Helping with Adopt-A-Pet functions
  • Making follow-up phone calls to adopters


Volunteer qualifications:

  • Must be able to commit to four hours per month
  • Must be 16 years or older or accompanied by an adult while volunteering
  • Must be able to spend at least 30 minutes with the animal, if walking or socializing
  • Must wear closed-toed shoes and appropriate clothing

If you are interested in helping, we would love to talk to you!

Thank you to the wonderful volunteers from MFS who built this pavillion so our volunteers and dogs playing outside could have shelter…

Adoption Info

Our mission at CNHS is to adopt animals into permanent loving homes

Pet Care & Health

Find resources that make for a smooth transition from our care to your home

Quick Links



Get In Touch

(308) 385-5305


Visit Us

1312 Sky Park Road
Grand Island, NE 68801
M-F: 8-5:30, SAT: 8-4:30, SUN: 1-4



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