Heydon Fostering

Cat Fosterer

“Fostering to me is pure joy. It fulfils the need to have a cat

without the long term commitment. The privilege of being part

of a birth and development of the kittens is humbling!! I

cannot imagine not doing it now.” Nicola, Cat Fosterer

Cat Fosterer

Would you like to be a part of making a difference to a cat’s journey to their new home?

What type of cats will I be fostering?

  • Pregnant cats
  • Mum and Kittens
  • Nervous adult cats
  • Cats recovering from an operation
  • Under socialised kittens
  • Adult cats

What will I gain from it?

  • Play a vital role in supporting Wood Green to make a world where all pets are well cared for in loving homes for life
  • The chance to look after cats and kittens in need of TLC without the long term commitment
  • Wood Green provides all the necessary equipment and supplies
  • Gain valuable knowledge as part of a dedicated and professional team
  • Witness and support a cat with their journey to a new forever home

What will I be doing?

  • Providing general day to day care of the cats in your home in line with Wood Green’s animal welfare policies
  • Giving cats and kittens the opportunity to enjoy life as part of a loving family
  • Providing them with the TLC they deserve before they find their forever home
  • Sending in regular updates of weights , pictures and videos
  • Bringing the animals in for vet checks or operations when needed

What is Wood Green looking for?

  • People living within a 40-60 minute journey of the Heydon Centre who have a spare room or happy for our cats to have access to the house
  • Reliability and the passion to support by offering a safe environment
  • Volunteers over the age of 18 with a passion for pet welfare
  • Ability to transport the foster animal to and from the charity for vet checks on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 11-1pm.


Main Contact & Location

Cat Rehoming Volunteer Coordinator; King’s Bush Farm, Godmanchester, PE29 2NH

Hours: Variable, you will care for our cat at home for a few weeks


To apply please visit our website www.woodgreen.org.uk/how_to_help/volunteer. For more information call 0300 303 9333 or email cat.fostering@woodgreen.org.uk