This is going to be a long post and prob take me an hour to explain as im at work doing this inbetween calls at the mo
I contacted CP Newcastle awhile ago to do some volunteer work. I received a reply from a lady called Cris saying they had advertised for volunteers some time ago and quite afew people seemed interested.
However it was thought that as CP Newcastle is just a small branch it would be better if the new volunteers set up a seperate CP branch within Newcastle
I have contacted CP HQ about setting up a new branch within Newcastle with the help of the volunteers that have had there details passed on (i think) to CP HQ. I received a standard reply saying they will contact me when a vacancies comes available.
Now i know CP Newcastle are a small branch (I think they have eight pens?) And apparently they have a very long waiting list
I guess im wondering if i could try and set up my own rescue with the help of the volunteers that came forward to CP Newcastle? Instead of waiting for CP HQ to give us the go ahead? How could i go about this? How could i contact people who came forward? I would dearly love to be part of something special like starting a new rescue.
Maybe if people that applied to CP Newcastle (or anybody in the Newcastle area wishing to help) could contact me via pm or email firstname.lastname@example.org we could at least knock some ideas about
Its going to be winter soon...my little boy Charlie was a stray...my boy Joey was left out by his owners. I know there are more cats that are in the same position as my two were id dearly love to help.