Fields containing an asterisk (*) are REQUIRED. If required fields are incomplete, the application will be rejected.  (The term “not applicable” (N/A) is an acceptable response for these fields.)
Please read the information below BEFORE submitting your online application.

CAPS Screening Process:

  1. A criminal background check is performed on all applicants due to the nature and sensitivity of the work.
  2. An in-person interview is conducted with all applicants.
  3. The successful completion of a polygraph examination may be required depending on assignment.

CAPS Qualifying Criteria:

  1. 18 years or older.
  2. Applicants who have used drugs, to include marijuana within 18 months from date of application submission are not eligible to volunteer in the CAPS program.
  3. No felony convictions.
  4. A minimum 6-month commitment is requested.

By submitting this application, you agree to the screening procedures and to adhere to the policies and procedures of CAPS and the City of Colorado Springs.

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Name & ID


Please Check one:*

Last Name*

First Name*

Middle Name*

List name as printed
on official identification


Married Name

Maiden Name

Contact Info


Suite or Apt #


State (Colorado)

Zip Code*

Email Address*

Home Phone (123) 456-7890*

Mobile Phone (123) 456-7890*

Current Employer (If applicable)

Current Employer*

Former or Current Military:*

Describe your duties on your current or most recent job:

Are you actively seeking employment?*

List special skills, foreign languages or medical training you possess:

Please list other volunteer experiences:


Days Available*

In Case of Emergency

In case of emergency,
please contact

ER contact Name/Relationship *

ER Contact Address*

Suite or Apt #



Zip Code*

ER Contact Phone (123) 456-7890*


How did you hear about CAPS?*

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*By checking this box I understand CAPS requirements for applications


I Agree