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VOLUNTEERING: OPPORTUNITIES (MIN 18 YEARS)

  • General Kennel Activities including; Dog Walking, Cleaning, Feeding, Grooming and Playtime
  • Cat Socialisation & Kitten Cuddles
  • General Cleaning, Feeding, Grooming, Playtime for Pocket Pets
  • Assisting at Special Events
  • Furry Resident Transportation
  • Become a Reception Assistant

The first step to volunteering is to attend a drop in information session (approx. 45 minutes) at 77 Edward Street, Carlton. Sessions are mostly run fortnightly on a Tuesday & Saturday at 11am. All volunteer opportunities can be discussed when we meet. Just turn up - no need to book in advance.

The next sessions held will be Tuesday 16/5, Saturday 20/5 followed by Tuesday 30/5 and Saturday 3/6. Session dates are regularly updated here.

Click here for a Volunteer Application Form

Contact volunteer@sydneydogsandcatshome.org for more information.

BECOME A FOSTER CARER

Our Foster Care Program is one of our key projects - providing people with the opportunity to enjoy having a pet in their home without the long term responsibility or financial commitment. While they are in your care, you will get to experience the wonderful aspects of having a pet whilst providing them with a loving short-term home.

Contact reception@sydneydogsandcatshome.org for more information or click here

Foster Information & Application Form Cat/Kitten

Foster Information & Application Dogs/Puppies Form

CORPORATE VOLUNTEERING PROGRAMS

Experience a day in the life of a shelter with your team. Have some of the SDCH team visit your office for Corporate Kitten Cuddles.

Contact volunteer@sydneydogsandcatshome.org for more information or to book a session.

COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

Sydney Dogs and Cats Home is proud to offer programs that pair rescue animals with some of our communities at-risk humans. We run specialist programs in Aged Care, Mental Health, and Disability Care

We also offer placements for:

  • Study Placements (practical experience)
  • Community Integration (asylum seekers)
  • Community Service

Contact programs@sydneydogsandcatshome.org

COMMUNITY FUNDRAISING

Throw a shindig to raise funds for our animals and the work we do. Simply create an Online Fundraising Page here to get started.

Or check out what fundraising events are coming up in the community by going to our Events Page.

Want more ideas? Download our Fundraising Toolkit for tips and ideas on what you can do.

If you have any questions, contact fundraising@sydneydogsandcatshome.org.

BEQUESTS/IN MEMORY

Leave a life changing gift to our Home in your will. Contact fundraising@sydneydogsandcatshome.org

If you would like to leave a gift in memory, please visit our In Memory page here.