There are lots of ways in which you can support our branch:
Cats Protection LotteryYou can join the Cat Protection Lottery, it costs as little as £1 to play, and each week there are 300 cash prizes to be won- 1st prize £1,000 - 2nd prize £200 - 3rd prize £150 - 4th prize £100 - 5th prize £50 - PLUS 295 prizes of £5All lottery players are also entered into Quarterly Super Draw Raffles, with a top prize of up to £25,000.*Please ensure you select ‘I would like my payments to go towards the cats and kittens at a branch or adoption centre of my choice’ option and then choose Weymouth branch from the drop down menu*To sign up to the Cats Protection Lottery click here.
Become a Member
You could help to support the cats and kittens in our care by becoming a member for £5 per month or pay an annual fee of £60, and you will receive;- A subscription to our quarterly magazine, The Cat.- Unlimited access to Vetfone TM - a phone service where registered veterinary nurses can advise you on any questions about your cat/s 24/7, 365 days a year- A copy of our Annual Review each year- Voting rights at our Annual General MeetingTo sign up to the Cats Protection Membership click here.
Sponsor a pen Over the course of a year, a pen could be a temporary home for a succession of needy cats and kittens. As a sponsor, you will know that you have helped these cats and kittens to have a secure place to rest and recover from their traumas before being re-homed. It's easy to become a sponsor right now, for as little as 19p a day. You'll hear their stories. See their pictures. You'll feel like these special cats are a part of your life.To become a Sponsor click here.
Donate now Every single penny you can donate is appreciated! It could be a one off payment or a regular gift.- £5 can help pay for a cat litter tray, scoop and a food dish.- £10 could buy an 'igloo' for an elderly cat to curl up inside and keep warm.- £30 could pay for a cat to be neutered.- £50 could pay for a kitten to be vaccinated against flu viruses, enteritis, leukaemia and other serious diseases.If you would like to make a donation then click here.
Amazon Wishlist We've made a list on Amazon of some of the items we desperately need to give the rescued cats and kittens comfort during their stay with us. Please consider sending them a gift, you can see what's available here.*Please note - when you check out you will automatically be able to select our address from your address book*
Charity shopCould you have a clear out and donate the items to our Charity shop? The shop relies on donations and all proceeds from the shop support the work of this branch. There is always interesting items to be found so come and see us and browse for a bargain. If you are interested in volunteering at the shop then go along and speak with one of the managers, or telephone them in advance to make an appointment. Have a look at their facebook page here.
Do you shop online? If so, register with EasyFundraising and they will donate a % to our branch at no extra cost to you. You can use easyfundraising to shop with over 3,600 retailers including Amazon, Argos, John Lewis, M&S, Sainsbury's and hundreds more! Every time you shop, you’ll raise a free donation for our branch every time, it’s that easy!You can start shopping here.
Volunteer with us
Give a little time and make a BIG difference. We welcome volunteers with open arms, whether you are young or old, male or female, there's a place for you with us. Good communicator? Good organiser? People person? Love cats?To find out more about our current opportunities click here.
Legacy and In Memory Without the kindness of people who remember Cats Protection in their will we would not be the charity we are today; these special gifts fund more than half of everything we do. By leaving a gift in your will, you will be helping us keep the special promise that underpins all of our vital work: that we will never put a healthy cat to sleep. Every gift we receive from our supporters, no matter how large or small, makes a real and tangible difference to the lives of the cats and kittens we help and care for. For more information go to https://www.cats.org.uk/support-us/giftsinwills