Support us

Join the cat lottery and support our branch

It only costs £4.34 per month to play. Every penny will help our branch to look after the cats and kittens in our care.

Players have a chance of winning one of 100 prizes, including a weekly jackpot of £1,000 and Super Draws up to a £10,000 jackpot. This is a fun way of helping to raise funds for Cats & Kittens.

When signing up please remember to select 'I would like my payments to go towards the cats and kittens at a branch or adoption centre of my choice' and choose to support 'Atherton & Wigan Branch' as this will ensure 100% of your lottery fee will go directly to support our branch.

Please click here to join: play the cat lottery

Thank you

Cat Sponsorship

Why not make a cat lover’s day by gifting them Cats Protection Sponsorship? Cats Protection Sponsorship is a truly rewarding gift, offering a wonderful way for the cat lover in your life to help vulnerable cats and kittens. It is a perfect gift for adults and children. Your friend or relative will receive their very own welcome pack including a personalised certificate, a photo introducing them to the lovely cat they're currently caring along with a photo album to collect all future photos that we will send them of the cats in their pen. They will also receive newsletters and emails showing stories of all the wonderful cats they're helping along the way.

Please click cat sponsorship to become a cat sponsor today and choose to support Atherton & Wigan Branch to ensure that 100% of your sponsorship will go directly to support our branch. Thank you.

Amazon Wish List

We have set up an Amazon Wish List for anyone who would like to support us by buying a gift for the cats and kittens in our care. Items requested include: cat food, cat toys and cat litter.

You can purchase gifts by clicking on this link: Atherton & Wigan Branch Amazon Wish List

Items will be delivered directly to the branch. Thank you so much.

Food Donation Bins
We have food donation bins in a number of locations: Sainsbury's Wigan and Leigh, Morrisons Leigh and Ince, Tesco Hindley, Asda Golborne, Petzone in Wigan, Pemberton Pets and Pets at Home Walkden.  If you are visiting these stores please consider buying an extra item to pop in the food bin. Thank you.

250 CLUB

This is where you can support us and also maybe win something for yourselves too!
Every month we are having a draw: -

  •  1st prize = £50

The draw takes place on the last Sunday of the month.

The 250 club is were you have a number and if that gets drawn you win...can't get any simpler than that and it is also helping us to help the cats and kittens in our care..........

The annual fee for this is £12 ( £1 a month).

If you would like to support us and also have a chance of winning some money, please download the form below.

250 Club application form


Why not keep in touch with the latest news or should I say Mews (sorry!) on cats with


The Cat brings you all the news, views and information about cats and cat ownership. Our expert team of vets will tackle a whole range of cat questions and you’ll learn more about your cat’s behaviour and even discover how to create the perfect garden for your pet.

Plus, we get the low-down from cat-loving celebrities and there are loads of great giveaways and goodies to be won. And, of course, there is all the latest information from Cats Protection.

For just £15 a year you’ll get four issues of The Cat delivered direct to your door. Phone our subscription hotline number on 0800 917 2287 to subscribe today or follow the links below.

Overseas Subscribers: To cover additional postage costs, the minimum subscription for non UK residents is £27.

Thank you for your support!   Subscribe on-line



We have a selection of calendars and diaries available. Please ring Betty Jones on 01942 670196 if you would like to purchase one.


If you would like to get involved and help out at our fundraising events then contact us at



Your donations, no matter how large or small, will make a huge difference to the lives of the unwanted cats and kittens in our care. Without you we simply wouldn't be able to continue with our valuable work. Download our Donation Form