At Cats Protection we welcome volunteers with open arms, whether you are young or old, male or female, there's a place for you with us!

We help around 200,000 cats and kittens a year. The majority of these success stories are thanks to the dedication of over 10,000 volunteers across the UK.

If you're interested in volunteering for Cats Protection, you can find out more by clicking the links below.

Ways to volunteer

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There's a number of ways you can volunteer with Cats Protection from opportunities in your local area through to employer support and even placement for veterinary students.

Why volunteer?

Our volunteers

Why volunteer for Cats Protection? To make a difference, to feel good, for new skills and most of all to have fun! Our volunteers explain their motivations.

Where to volunteer

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Charity shops, branches, adoption centres or even education groups, Cats Protection has the locations to suit you as well as the roles.