Probation officers must provide a referral form by mail or fax before an appointment is made. Download the form. Forms can also be submitted electronically. Please send the referral form as an attachment to the ACS Coordinator’s email address at the bottom of the page.
Volunteer Fairfax cannot accept clients under the age of 18 or that have the following charges:
Volunteer Fairfax reserves the right to accept clients on a case-by-case basis.
The client has two weeks to contact Volunteer Fairfax to schedule an appointment.
Volunteer Fairfax will find a placement for the client according to the following:
There is a $70 fee at the time of placement in cash, credit or money order paid by the client to Volunteer Fairfax.
Clients may work with an agency outside of Volunteer Fairfax's database, however all placements must be approved by the ACS Coordinator prior to beginning service.
To complete the program successfully, the client must:
If the client fails to comply with the above requirements and is terminated from the agency placement assigned, the client is not guaranteed a new placement.
The deadline to complete the required community service hours is set by the Alternative Community Service Coordinator. This may differ from the client's next court date.
The Alternative Community Service Coordinator reserves the right to terminate cases for behavior deemed inappropriate.
For more information, e-mail ACS Program Staff, or call 703-246-3893.