Rescue and Rehabilitation Associate Volunteer

Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


Quincy Animal Care Center - New England AquariumQuincy, MA 02169

Our Rescue & Rehab volunteer helps rehabilitate a sea turtle!


The Rescue and Rehabilitation Program takes responsibility for the collection and care of sick and debilitated sea turtles and seals found along the New England coast. The vast majority of the fall/winter animals are sea turtles. These animals are brought to the New England Aquarium where they are given special care and treatment. Associates provide support for paid staff in all aspects of the program.

Responsibilities: Prepare formula and fish. Tube animals, feed other animals under care in facility. Significant cleaning required. Monitor behavior and health of animals, maintain records. Clean work area and equipment at the end of the day. Follow standard quarantine procedures.

To Apply: Visit and create a volunteer account. Once registered you can search and apply for available opportunities.


Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • One consistent day a week for six months
Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.