Become a volunteer!

We are a no-kill, cat shelter that relies solely on volunteer work and donations to run.

If you have a passion for animals and some time to commit to helping them, then why not volunteer with us!

For any questions please contact chelsea@thecatcorner.com.au

Frequently Asked Questions

How old do I need to be to apply?

You must be at least 16 years of age and be able to attend training sessions during week days.

What commitments do I need to make?

We ask for one three hour shift per week , which are 11am -2pm Weekdays, 10am–1pm Saturdays and 12–3pm Sundays. There is a six month minimum commitment.

What is involved in volunteering?

Our volunteers help with the daily care of our cats by feeding, cleaning and socialising with them until they find their new homes.

How long until I am contacted?

We aim to contact all applicants within 72 hours of receiving their application to organise an introductory session before beginning their training.

Volunteer Application

  • Full Name*
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  • Date of Birth*
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  • Best Contact Number*
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  • Email*
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  • Address*
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  • Occupation/Profession*
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  • Why do you want to volunteer with us?*
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  • Are you willing to commit to at least one three-hour shift per week for at least six months?*
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  • Do you have any allergies, disabilities or medical conditions?*(Please note this will not preclude you from volunteering with us and will be kept in confidence)
    Yes
    No
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  • Are you on any medications?*
    Yes
    No
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  • Is your tetanus up to date?*
    Yes
    No
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  • Emergency Contact Name*
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  • Relationship*
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  • Contact Number*
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  • Please provide your current availability for these days*(Please note due to our public opening hours these times cannot be altered to suit new volunteers)
    Monday 11-2pm
    Tuesday 11–2pm
    Wednesday 11–2pm
    Thursday 11–2pm
    Friday 11–2pm
    Saturday 10–1pm
    Sunday 12–3pm
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  • Have you volunteered for a Not-For-Profit Organisation before?*
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    No
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  • Any additional information?*
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  • What pets do you have at home?*
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  • Are they all desexed and vaccinated?*
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    N/A
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  • I confirm that these details are true and correct at the time of submission*
    Yes
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3/764 Burwood Highway
Ferntree Gully, 3156, Victoria, Australia
Phone: (03) 9758 0591