Vermont Legal Aid offers volunteer opportunities for lawyers, law students and others who want to make a difference in the lives of people in our communities.
Lawyer & law student volunteer opportunities
Internships, externships and clerkships
In addition to providing valuable experience working with accomplished lawyers and advocates, Vermont Legal Aid’s legal internships offer fulfilling and meaningful work that helps to balance the scales of justice. Explore our internships.
- Volunteer LITC Attorney - apply by July 31, 2023
Legal Services Vermont’s Pro Bono Program
Attorneys can help to create a more fair and just civil legal system by volunteering time, knowledge and skills. Learn about the statewide Pro Bono Program.
Non-lawyer volunteer opportunities
Housing discrimination tester
Housing discrimination testers are reliable and detail-oriented people of all physical abilities, races, colors, nationalities and religions. Volunteers convincingly assume the role of someone seeking housing and then report what they observe during the process. Find out about becoming a housing discrimination tester.
After participating in a thorough training program alongside our dedicated Long-Term Care Ombudsman staff, volunteer ombudsmen advocate for residents of long-term care facilities. Learn how to become a volunteer ombudsman.