Humane Education Society

Humane Education Society

Charity information

Humane Education Society

The Humane Education Society runs the Animal Sanctuary, Wilmslow, taking in and rehoming if possible unwanted, stray and abused animals. Any animals that cannot be rehomed live out their natural lives at the Sanctuary. The society also provides education in the humane treatment of animals via volunteering opportunities, work placements, school and club visits, talks etc.

Founded 1969

  • Mission statement

    The objectives of the Humane Education Society are:

    1. To promote the education of young people and adults in the humane principles and right treatment of all living creatures; and

    2. To promote humane behaviour towards animals by taking into its animal sanctuary animals that need care and attention due to sickness, maltreatment or poor circumstances, and treating and caring for them until they can be found homes.

  • Aims

    Humane Education Society aims to:

    • To promote the education of young people and adults in the humane principles and right treatment of all living creatures
    • To promote humane behaviour towards animals by taking into its sanctuary animals that need care and attention due to poor circumstances, and treating and caring for them until they can be rehomed.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1969

    Registered Charity Number: 1159571

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 5

    Volunteers: 40

    Phone number: 01625 520802

    Address: The Animal Sanctuary, Newgate, Wilmslow SK9 5LN

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