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We are currently looking to recruit volunteer fosterers to help care for our cats.
If you do not have any other pets and have the time to care for one of cats in your own home prior to finding them a new home please call 01245 478389 and ask for Kieron.
Or e-mail chelmsford.manager@cats.org.uk about this specific volunteering role.

 
Do you have a few hours to spare on a Wednesday and like gardening? We are looking for a volunteer who is a keen plant person to help our existing gardener with looking after our flower and herbaceous borders.

For more information about this role please call 01245 478389 and ask for Nicola.
Or e-mail chelmsford.volunteering@cats.org.uk about this specific volunteering role.


Events
Do you have an outgoing nature and enjoy talking to people? We are looking for volunteers to help set up and run stalls at our events.  During 2017 we have lots of events planned, see our events page for some of the events.
Nicola. chelmsford.volunteering@cats.org.uk

Free cat care talks.

Cats Protection offers curriculum-linked workshops to schools and talks to community groups; completely free of charge.

Both adults and children can learn about cat behviour and resposible pet ownership.

If you and your group would like to hear about the work that Cats Protection does, please contact our education department
E: Jonathan.Ramsden@cats.org.uk

Do you enjoy talking to people?

Do you have the gift of the gab and a passion to make a difference to cat welfare?

It's an important part of the Cats Protection work to help people understand about cats and how to look after them.
We're looking for volunteers to give talks to youngsters and seniors in schools and community groups. Full training given.

Come and join our friendly team!
For further details please contact our education department
E: Jonathan.Ramsden@cats.org.uk





 
Volunteer events fundraiser

As a charity we can continue to help cats and kittens in need thanks to the donations we receive at fundraising events from generous members of the public. Our events fundraisers have the exciting and varied role of helping plan and deliver local fundraising events. They support a team of fundraising volunteers who come together to raise the vital funds needed to help our feline friends in need. They use their passion for cats and people to plan cakes sales, barn dances, quiz nights – and everything in between!


Closing date: 15 Aug 2018
Green fingers volunteer

Whilst we do everything we can to find new and loving homes for the cats in our care, it is a reality that our feline friends will have to spend some time in a rescue environment. Our ‘green fingers’ volunteers use their passion for the outdoors to help make our Cats Protection sites welcoming and enjoyable places for cats, people and wildlife. Cats are more likely to be rehomed if they are content in their environment, and members of the public are more likely to visit their local Cats Protection site if it is an enjoyable place to be.


Closing date: 15 Aug 2018
Volunteer fosterer

Across Cats Protection there are thousands of cats and kittens needing temporary homes until they find their forever families. Many of our feline friends are cared for by volunteer fosterers in their homes or in purpose built pens in their gardens. Most of our volunteer fosterers care for one or two cats at a time, which makes a huge difference and gives these cats a second chance at a happy life. They provide vital hands on care and accommodation to stray, abandoned or injured cats and are part of a dedicated team of volunteers committed to finding new homes for cats in need. 


Closing date: 15 Aug 2018
Cat Care Volunteer

Across Cats Protection our feline friends looking for new homes are cared for either at our adoption centres, by volunteer fosterers in their own homes or in purpose built pens in their gardens. Our cat care volunteers are part of a passionate team that look after and meet the needs of cats whilst they are in our care. This is an exciting role for cat lovers, as our cat care volunteers get to spend time directly with the cats when cleaning their pens, helping with feeding and when enriching their lives before they find their forever homes. 


Closing date: 19 Aug 2018