Get Involved



Volunteers For Youth matches adult volunteers with youth in Orange County. Volunteers and young people agree to spend at least two hours a week together for one year. Click here for more information…

  • Complete an application with four references
  • Attend a three hour orientation session
  • Undergo an interview and a background check
  • Spend two hours a week for a full year with the youth
  • Be in contact with the program coordinator on a regular basis


Teen Court

Youth volunteers are the heart of the Orange County Teen Court Program. Teen Court has several volunteer opportunities for middle and high school students (ages 13-17) who are interested in the legal system. Volunteers serve in key roles as bailiff, clerk, defense attorney, and prosecuting attorney. Click here for more information…


  • Be at least 13 years-old and enrolled in school (unless applying as an adult judge or law student volunteer)
  • Complete an application with parental consent form
  • Attend a Teen Court training session
  • Be available on Monday evenings (usually twice a month)
  • Maintain regular contact with Teen Court Coordinator
  • Have a positive attitude


VFY Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Volunteers for Youth’s annual fundraiser takes place at the Chapel Hill Country Club. This is a great opportunity for golf enthusiasts to enjoy CHCC’s Golf Course while lending support to an organization helping local youth. Participants may sign up as a team of four with sponsorship opportunities available. In addition to players, we are always looking for sponsors and items for the raffle! The tournament has a shotgun format, with opportunities for prizes along the way. All proceeds benefit Volunteers for Youth programming.

Please click here for more information or email Scott Dreyer: for registration or sponsorship information.