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CAT RESCUE & REHOMING CENTRES - WEST SUSSEX


CATS PROTECTION - NATIONAL CAT ADOPTION CENTRE
Registered Charity no: 203644
Based in Sussex, but can rehome UK wide.
The largest cat rehoming centre in the UK, finding homes for over 1,000 felines every year.
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Visit Cats Protection - National Cat Adoption Centre's »» Cat Chat Rehoming Page
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Quite simply a gentle loving girl... » Meet Sweetie
Cats Seeking Homes: More cats seeking a home here are featured on their website, linked below.
Neutering Assistance: In some cases financial assistance is available towards the cost of neutering. Please contact as below for more details.
Centre Address: National Cat Adoption Centre, Chelwood Gate, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 7TT.
Adoption Centre Tel: 01825 741330
Adoption Centre Email: ncac@cats.org.uk
Website: www.ncac.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

CATS PROTECTION - CRAWLEY, REIGATE & DISTRICT
Registered Charity no: 203644
Rescuing and rehoming cats in Crawley, Horley, Redhill, Reigate and beyond.
All cats are vet checked, treated for worms and fleas, started on their vaccination course, microchipped and neutered (if over 4 months) prior to rehoming.
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Please visit the Crawley, Reigate & District CP »» Cat Chat Rehoming Page
More Cats Seeking Homes: Some more of the cats seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
Neutering Assistance: Subsidised cat neutering available for those on benefits or low income.
Volunteers Needed: Averagely helping over 600 cats a year, this branch will be glad to hear from new volunteers!
Support Shop: 9 Broadwalk, Crawley, RH10 1HJ. Tel: 01293 528 982.
Please Note: This branch is currently running on limited resources, please be patient when making contact. If you have an urgent enquiry, please call the National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12
Adoption Enquiries - Tel: 01293 226155 or Email: homing@catsprotection.co.uk
General Enquiries Tel:  0845 371 27 34 or Email: enquiries@catsprotection.co.uk
Website: www.catsprotection.co.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

CATS PROTECTION - HORSHAM & DISTRICT
Registered Charity no: 203644
Covering from Rusper down to Partridge Green and across to Kirdford, encompassing Horsham, Billingshurst and Southwater. Postcodes: RH12 RH13 & RH14. Aiming to provide safe, loving homes for any cats that need it. Also offering advice, and to reuniting lost cats with their owners. They believe all cats deserve loving, responsible homes. Always pleased to hear from new volunteers and receive offers of good quality bric-a-brac to help fund their cause.
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Please visit the Horsham & District CP »» Cat Chat Rehoming Page
Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the cats seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
Lost & Found Register: Contact the branch regarding lost or found cats in their area.
Postal Address: PO Box 466, Horsham, West Sussex, RH12 1XN
Tel: 0845 3712749
Email: adoptacat@hotmail.co.uk
Website: www.cats.org.uk/horsham
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

CATS PROTECTION - WORTHING & DISTRICT
Registered Charity no: 203644
Worthing, West Sussex
Golden Oldie Scheme: Cats over the age of 12 can be adopted under our Golden Oldie Scheme. This scheme exists to help owners who need it to meet the extra costs of caring for older cats. It provides financial assistance to meet the cost of age related illnesses such as thryoid, renal, kidney, heart etc. It also offers to meet half the cost of
special veterinary prescribed food. The Scheme does not include the cost of preventative treatment such as vaccinations, worm and flea treatments and neither does it cover injuries/accidents for which insurance is recommended. Please ask about older cats.
rescue cats at Worthing & District Cats Protection Cats Seeking Homes
Please visit the Worthing & District Cats Protection »» Cat Chat Rehoming Page
More Cats Seeking Homes: Many of the cats seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
Lost & Found Register:
In addition to rescuing and rehoming, the branch also runs a lost and found register: Tel 01903 200332 ext 21.
Support Shop
: 35 Rowlands Road, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 3JJ.
Tel: 01903 873717 or 01903 200332
Email: kloffler@hotmail.com
Website: www.cats.org.uk/worthing
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

RSPCA - SUSSEX NORTH
Registered Charity No: 276355
RSPCA Sussex North works within the areas of Horsham, Crawley & Haywards Heath. The branch relies totally on donations, local fundraising and legacies to support their work with animal welfare within the branch area. All prospective adopters will be home checked. All cats and kittens will be neutered prior to rehoming where old enough; where the kitten is too young a free neutering voucher will be provided to be used at a later date. The branch is able to offer low cost veterinary treatment for those on low incomes to find out if you are eligible please contact: 01403 251954 between the hours of 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday.
Neutering Assistance: Subsidised neutering is provided for those on government benefits, low income and the elderly.
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Please visit the RSPCA Sussex North »» Cat Chat Rehoming Page
Tel: 01403 267204
Email: rspcasussexnorth@btinternet.com
Website: www.rspca.org.uk/local/sussex-north-branch
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

ORIENTAL CAT WELFARE TRUST (OCWT)
Registered Charity no: 1145775
Based in East Sussex, operating UK wide.
OCWT is affiliated to the Oriental Cat Association and provides safehouse accommodation for cats of Oriental bloodlines. Undertaking the rescue and re-homing of Oriental Shorthair cats. Cats are sometimes available in various parts of the country, so if you are interested in giving an Oriental Shorthair a home the organisation keeps a waiting list. All homes are checked prior to adoption. Advice on the welfare of oriental cats available. The harder to home Orientals are cared for at the rehoming cattery until a home is found.
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Please visit the the Oriental Cat Welfare Trust »» Cat Chat Rehoming Page
Tel: 01424 892618 or local rate: 08450 529655
Email: bookends@btopenworld.com
Website: www.ocwt.org

CAT AND RABBIT RESCUE CENTRE
Registered Charity no. 1010000
Covering Chichester / Portsmouth area and West Sussex.
Founded in 1986, this independent charity runs a rescue and re-homing centre in a four and a half acre rural setting just outside Chichester. All cats are vet checked, wormed, flea treated, vaccinated, microchipped and neutered (if over six months) prior to rehoming (adopted kittens are neutered when old enough). They offer help and advice on pet ownership, and the humane control of feral cats. The CRRC are always looking for loving homes for their cats, kittens, rabbits and guinea pigs with around 250 animals usually on-site. Around 600 animals are rehomed every year.
Cats Seeking Homes: Many of the cats seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
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Lovely little cat, really needs a friend... » Meet Courtney
Fundraisers: They run a 'sponsor a cat scheme', Friend of CRRC (monthly donation), produce a thrice yearly newsletter, run a Summer and Christmas event, have 3 charity shops. (good quality items always wanted to sell). Foreign and old coins, jewellery, printer cartridges and mobile phones are also needed, which raise funds.
Volunteers Welcome: New volunteers are always welcome at the Centre, in the shops and for fundraising.
Support Shops: 46 Shore Road, East Witterings, W. Sussex, PO20 8DZ. / 9 New Parade, High Street, Selsey, W. Sussex, PO20 0QA. / Unit 1, Harfield Court, High Street, Bognor, PO21 1EE.
Shelter Address: Holborrow Lodge, Chalder Lane, Sidlesham, Nr. Chichester, W. Sussex, PO20 7RJ.
Tel: 01243 641409
Email: info@crrc.co.uk
Website: www.crrc.co.uk

WORTHING CAT WELFARE TRUST
Registered Charity no. 1049596
Established 1985, rescuing and rehoming cats and kittens in the Worthing area. There are often up to 60 awaiting a new home at any one time. All cats over 5 months old will be neutered. Home checks apply. The trust is assisted by funds raised from their support shop. So if you cannot rescue a cat at this time, you can help by donating any good quality, unwanted items to the shop.
Cats Seeking Homes
: Some of the cats seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
Lost & Found Register: Tel: 01903 752198 or 07776 301218
Support Shop: 31 South Street, Tarring, Worthing, W. Sussex, BN14 7LG. Tel: 07858 452450
Postal Address: 36 Orchard Avenue, Worthing, West Sussex
Tel: 01903 202251 or 01903 873353
Website: www.worthingcatwelfare.co.uk

LOST CATS BRIGHTON
Registered Charity no: 1119083
Based in Portslade, Brighton, and covering East and West Sussex.
Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the cats seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
Lost & Found Register: As the name suggests, Lost Cats Brighton aim to help people find their lost cats.
They also take in stray cats, and rehome them after they have been health checked and microchipped. Lost Cats Brighton is a self-run organization and donations are always needed. They never turn way a cat in need - no matter what the age, and the rescue can be contacted any time of day in an emergency. Extra volunteers also needed!
Foster Homes Needed
: More fosterers are desperately needed to look after cats between homes. Food, litter and vet bills are covered - you just provide the love and care. Can you provide a temporary home to a needy cat?
Can you donate the following?: Clean bedding, blankets, litter trays and any old wool (they know a kind Lady who knits blankets). Also needed is donations of cat food or bric-a- brac for fundraising.
Shelter Address: 182 Valley Road, Brighton, BN41 2TJ.
Tel: 01273 422721
Mobile Tel: 07990 812 669
Email: ron@lostcatsbrighton.org.uk
Website: www.lostcatsbrighton.org.uk

CATS PROTECTION - CHICHESTER, BOGNOR REGIS & DISTRICT
Registered Charity no: 203644
Covering Chichester / Bognor Regis, West Sussex.
Neutering Assistance: If you have a cat aged 4 months and over, are planning to have your cat neutered but are on low income, you may qualify for assistance.
Support Shop: 7a Crane Street, Chichester. Tel: 01243 774737
Tel: 0845 3712760
Publicity, Fundraising, PR Tel: 01243 673121
Email: Please see the 'Contact Us' page on their website, linked below.
Website: www.cats.org.uk/chichester
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

CATS PROTECTION - MID SUSSEX
Registered Charity no: 203644
Covering Ardingly to the North, Ansty and Bolney to the West, Hassocks and Hurstpierpoint to the South and Scaynes Hill to the East.
Cats Seeking Homes: Many of the cats seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
Neutering Assistance: Help available for those on low incomes, towards the cost of neutering their cats.
Lost & Found Register: Details of lost and found cats are on their website.
Tel: 01444 414884
Email: via the ‘Contact Us’ form on their website
Website: www.cats.org.uk/midsussex
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

CAT WELFARE SUSSEX & SOUTHERN REGION
Registered Charity no: 1044866
Covering the Brighton & Hove area.
A registered charity run entirely by volunteers, dedicated to the welfare of stray and unwanted cats both domestic and feral. They rescue, neuter and, where necessary, rehabilitate stray and feral cats, helping to prevent future unwanted litters. The Charity rescues and rehomes around 100-150 cats each year. No healthy cat is ever put to sleep.
Neutering Assistance: A subsidised neutering service is provided where possible, for those unable to afford veterinary fees.
Registered Office: 164 Mile Oak Road, Portslade, East Sussex.
Rescue / Rehoming - Tel: 01273 423861
Email: There is an email contact form on their website, linked below.
Website: www.catwelfaresussex.com

WORLD ANIMAL FRIENDS (SUSSEX BRANCH)
Rehoming in Sussex
World Animal Friends is dedicated to the rehabilitation and rehoming of homeless cats rescued from the streets of Romania, who have been brought to the UK to find a new life.
All cats will be neutered as soon as old enough; if adopting a kitten, the potential adopters must agree to have the kitten neutered as soon as they reach the correct age. Home visits will take place.
Volunteers Needed
: Volunteers to help with fundraising activities are always welcomed.
Please Note: This rescue does not take in cats or kittens.
Tel: 01323 831857
Email: worldanimals@btinternet.com

PAWS ANIMAL SANCTUARY (Findon)
Registered Charty no: 1096231
Based in West Sussex. As well as rescuing and rehoming cats, the sanctuary helps horses, goats, ferrets, chinchillas, guinea pigs, chickens, gerbils and hamsters etc. Paws Animal Sanctuary is entirely supported by donations and run by unpaid volunteers. The sanctuary is open 12 - 4pm on Sundays for visitors to come and see (or even rehome) an animal in need of a loving home. A £1 admission donation is required, to help towards the running of the centre, feeding and maintaining all of the animals and also to pay veterinary bills.
Sanctuary Address: Squirrels Cottage, 15 The Oval, Findon Village, Worthing, West Sussex, BN14 0TN.
(Open to visitors 12 - 4pm on Sundays)
Tel: 01903 872734 (no answer phones used, someone will answer your call)
Mobile: 07904 476 819
Email: pawsanimals@hotmail.co.uk
Website: www.pawsanimalsanctuaryfindon.co.uk/

PAWS & CLAWS ANIMAL RESCUE SERVICE
Registered Charity no: 281075
Covering Mid and West Sussex.
Rescuing, re-habilitating and re-homing stray and abandoned cats in Mid and West Sussex, and encouraging spaying & neutering to avoid future unwanted litters. Paws & Claws has dedicated quarters for old and harder to home cats. No cat is ever put to sleep, except on veterinary advice.
Sheler Address: Paws & Claws ARS, Coombe Down, London Rd., Sayers Common, W. Sussex, BN6 9HZ
Visitors are by appointment only - please call as below if you wish to visit with a view to adopting an animal.
Rehoming - Tel: 01444 241538 (evenings only please)
Rescue Centre - Tel: 07511 696074 (between 9am and 6pm)
Email: info@pawsandclaws-ars.org.uk
Website: www.pawsandclaws-ars.org.uk

RAYSTEDE CENTRE FOR ANIMAL WELFARE
Registered Charity no: 237696
Based in Ringmer, East Sussex covering the whole of Sussex, West Kent and parts of Surrey.
Raystede is open between 10am and 4pm for visitors. You can take one of their enjoyable walks to see for yourself the work they do, or spend time in their Visitor Centre where information is available, and films are shown. There is also a gift shop, picnic area, parking and toilets. The Centre is located on the B2192 between Ringmer and Halland. There are usually over 1,000 animals being cared for here, from cats and dogs, to sheep, goats, horses, tortoises, and not forgetting the birds and waterfowl on the lakes! Dogs, Cats and small companion animals are rehomed from Raystede, but many others spend the rest of their years here. There are usually around 35 cats looking for a new home at any one time.
Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the cats seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
Fun Fundraiser Days
: On the last Sunday of June and December, the centre hosts a fun day out for all, including stalls, a tombola, sideshows, refreshments and music: put it in your diary!
Rehoming Centre: Raystede, The Broyle, Ringmer, East Sussex, BN8 5AJ (cat viewing times: Every day, 11.00 - 12.30 and 1.30 - 3.00)
N.B. Raystede only rehomes to within 30 miles of their centre at Ringmer, Sussex.
Tel: 01825 840252
Fax: 01825 840995
Email: info@raystede.org
Website: www.raystede.org

RSPCA - SUSSEX, CHICHESTER & DISTRICT (MOUNT NODDY ANIMAL CENTRE)
Registered Charity No: 206300
Rehoming Centre: Black Mill Lane, Eartham, Nr Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0LL
Opening times: Monday to Sunday 11am to 1pm, and 2pm - 4pm (Closed Weds and Bank Holidays)
Tel: 01243 773359
Email: info@mountnoddy.co.uk
Website: www.mountnoddy.co.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - MID SUSSEX & EASTBOURNE
Registered Charity no: 206308
Tel: 01323 844727
Website: www.rspca.org.uk/local/mid-sussex-and-eastbourne-branch/
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - SUSSEX, BRIGHTON & EAST GRINSTEAD (BRIGHTON ANIMAL CENTRE)
Registered Charity no: 206630
Based in Patcham, Brighton, East Sussex.
The centre has facilities to care for a wide range of animals until they are ready for re-homing or release. Over 3,000 animals pass through each year, and they can accommodate up to 84 cats and 90 dogs at any one time, plus numerous other animals. As there is a non-destruction policy, the centre is usually very full. The Branch has to fund the Shelter itself, which runs at a deficit each year, so relies on fundraising events, special appeals, boarding of dogs and cats, shop sales and legacies and donations. Volunteers are always needed for many activities, such as dog walking, home-visiting, fund-raising and pet food collection - please get in touch if you could help!
Cats Seeking Homes:
Some of the cats, dogs, rabbits and birds seeking a home are featured on their website (linked below).
Neutering Assistance: The branch runs a subsidised neutering scheme for cats and female dogs, for people on low incomes.
Rehoming Centre: Braypool Lane, Patcham, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 8ZH (Open: Tuesday - Sunday, 10.30am - 4pm, closed Mondays and Bank Holidays)
Tel: 01273 554218
Branch Email: info@rspca-brighton.co.uk
Website: www.rspca-brighton.co.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

CITY CAT SHELTER
Registered Charity no: 1044866
Based in Brighton (working with Cat Welfare, Sussex)
Previously the Fiveways cat shelter, the accommodation has since expanded and improved to house Brighton's homeless cats. City Cat Shelter is at the forefront of Brighton's cat welfare and neutering programmes. The cattery homes around 250 unwanted cats per year.
Volunteers & Donations: The shelter is run purely by voluntary donations and volunteers, more of both always needed.
Cats Seeking Homes: Many of the cats seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
Neutering Assistance: The Cat Shelter can arrange neutering at reduced rates for those on limited incomes.
Tel: 01273 606843
Email: michael.tully508@ntlworld.com
Website: www.citycatshelter.com

THE KIT WILSON TRUST FOR ANIMAL WELFARE
Registered Charity No: 270419
Based in east Sussex, providing rescue and rehabilitation of mainly cats and dogs, and a wide variety of other animals both domestic and wildlife. Good homes are always needed for the many animals in their care, please contact as below if you can help.
Support Shop: 6/7 Bell Walk, Uckfield. (behind Boots / Blockbuster video at the bottom of the high street) opening hours for the shop are: Mon - Sat, 9.30 - 4.30 Tel: 01825 763140
Shelter Address: Stonehurst Lane, Hadlow Down, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 4ED
Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the cats and other animals seeking a home are featured on their website (linked below).
Tel: 01825 830444 (please phone between 10am and 4pm.)
Fax: 01825 830887
Email: mail@kitwilsontrust.org.uk
Website: www.kitwilsontrust.org.uk

CARING FOR CATS
Registered Charity no. 1060280
Billingshurst, Horsham, West Sussex.
Caring for Cats is a small registered charity which rescues, neuters and rehomes abandoned and unwanted cats, including feral cats via their rehoming centre in Billingshurst, Sussex. They often give sanctuary to older cats and those who are difficult to rehome. Caring for Cats has a non-destruction policy. Cats and kittens are found caring homes wherever possible, but any cats who cannot be found suitable homes are cared for by the charity for the rest of their lives.
Permanent Foster Scheme: More homes are needed for cats who, due to age or health, require extra attention or treatment. The charity will pay all veterinary bills for cats under this scheme, including prescription food, you just provide the love and care.
Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the cats seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
Tel: 01403 780801 or 07745 802517
Email: info@caringforcats.org.uk
Website: www.caringforcats.org.uk

CROWBOROUGH ANIMAL WELFARE SOCIETY (CAWS)
Crowborough, Covering: East Sussex, West Sussex and West Kent.
Rescuing and rehoming all manner of animals since 1980. Please contact them using the details below If you have a home for one of their animals, or can help them with a donation.
Shelter Address: Wickham Place, Alice Bright Lane, Crowborough, E. Sussex, TN6 3SQ
Tel: 01892 664859 / 01892 662172
Email: jadeandmillie@hotmail.co.uk

WORTHING & DISTRICT ANIMAL RESCUE SERVICE
Worthing, West Sussex
Registered Charity No. 257843
Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the cats and other animals seeking a home are featured on their website, linked below.
Cat Food Needed: Tinned cat food is always needed for our senior cats in foster care.
Address: The Lodge, Durrington Cemetery, Findon Road, Worthing, West Sussex. BN14 0AA
Tel: 0300 30 30 999
Email: enquiries@wadars.co.uk
Website: www.wadars.co.uk

CATASTROPHIES CAT RESCUE
Registered Charity no: 1017304
Heathfield, East Sussex
Catastrophes helps with rehoming domestic cats, as well as assisting with neutering / relocating of feral cats.
Shelter Address: Half Moon Cottage, Bakers Lane, Dallington, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 9JS
Telephone: 01435 830212
Email: info@catastrophescats.org
Website: www.catastrophescats.org

THE CINNAMON TRUST
Registered Charity no: 293399
The National Charity helping elderly and terminally ill people to look after their pets. The Cinnamon Trust’s UK wide network of dedicated Volunteers offer support, enabling pets and owners to stay together. They provide dog walking, pet food shopping, feeding, cleaning, and will foster pets when owners need hospital or respite care.
Please Note: The Cinnamon Trust is not a rescue shelter and cannot take unwanted cats in, but if a pet becomes bereaved they will take on their full time, life-long care.
Cat Fosterers Urgently Needed: The Cinnamon Trust are looking for volunteers throughout the UK who are pet free themselves, and can offer short-term foster homes to cats whose owners are in hospital or respite care. Please contact them as below, if you can help.
Postal Address: 10 Market Square, Hayle, Cornwall, TR27 4HE.
Tel: 01736 757900 / Fax: 01736 757010
Email - General Enquiries: admin@cinnamon.org.uk
Email - To Volunteer: volunteer@cinnamon.org.uk
Website: www.cinnamon.org.uk

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