Courtroom Volunteer (Fairfax) Application

Volunteer to screen potential clients, report client progress, and assist the court with clients referred to OAR!


  • Minimum age of 21
  • Non-judgmental attitude toward offenders and their families
  • No substance abuse issues within the last 2 years
  • Incurred no arrests, convictions, incarceration probation or parole within the past 2 years


  • Ability to communicate well, both verbally and in writing, with diverse populations
  • Comfortable in a rapidly changing environment and ability to react appropriately when unforeseen events occur


  • Appear in court to screen potential clients, provide instruction, and resolve a range of client questions and concerns about the Alternative Sentencing Program.
  • Report client progress and address any questions the court may have with cases referred to OAR.
  • Maintain relationships with judges, Commonwealth District Attorneys, defense attorneys, ASAP staff and court programs staff in an effort to ensure that eligible candidates have an opportunity to enroll in the program. 
  • Ensure the delivery of record checks for Community Service clients.

Apply using the form below or email thunt@oarnova.org for more information!

Volunteer Application
If yes, please bring your driver's license or birth certificate to the Volunteer Information Session. If no, please provide documentation of your status in the US.
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