Education


Education Programs

Staff and volunteers from the Southwest Virginia Wildlife Center of Roanoke are happy to show off gorgeous native education animals, accompanied by a one hour informative talk on the animals, wildlife rehabilitation and conservation. Be sure scroll all the way down on this page to see photos of our education ambassadors.

Presentations to groups include schools, youth and civic groups, Boy and Girl Scouts, and veterinary programs, etc.

To submit a request please fill out this form and volunteers/staff will be notified.

Cost: $100 per program
We also encourage in-kind donations from our wish list.

Internships

The Southwest Virginia Wildlife Center of Roanoke offers a summer animal care internship. Position availability varies; applicants must be at least 18 years old to apply.

If you are interested in a summer internship email swvawildlifecenter@gmail.com and read more about our internship experience here.

Internship Application

Transporter Application

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Captain Hook, Broad-winged Hawk

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Tuskegee, Red-tailed Hawk

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Espresso, Virginia Opossum

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Zombie, Eastern Screech Owl

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Clapper, Great Horned Owl

Rio, Eastern Box Turtle

5985 Coleman Road, Roanoke, VA 24018

1-540-798-9836

swvawildlifecenter@gmail.com