Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary

Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary

Charity information

Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary

Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary operates 24/7, 365 days a year to rescue and care for all sick, injured and orphaned wildlife. WWS cares for over 2000 animals every year.

Founded 2016

  • Mission statement

    Charity Objects
    1. For the benefit of the public to relieve the suffering of wildlife in need of care and attention and, in particular, to provide and maintain rescue homes or other facilities for the reception, care and treatment of such wildlife to enable rehabilitation and release back into the wild.
    2. To promote humane behaviour towards wildlife by providing appropriate care, protection, treatment and security for wildlife which is in need of care and attention by reason of injury, sickness, poor circumstances or ill usage and to educate the public in matters pertaining to wildlife welfare in general and the prevention of cruelty and suffering of wildlife.

  • Aims

    Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary aims to:

    • To rescue and help injured, sick and orphaned wildlife with the aim of releasing animals back into the wild.
    • To promote humane behaviour towards wildlife through conservation and education.
  • Overview

    Established: February 2016

    Registered Charity Number: 1165589

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 20

    Phone number: 07342173724

    Address: Broomfields Farm, Stainsacre lane YO22 4NW

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