Aims of the project
The aims of the partnership is to provide the girls with a sense of civic engagement by way of directly helping this community group. The girls attend regularly and they are able to see the impact of their actions upon the animals in their care. There are benefitis to both the shelter and the students.
Both teaching and non-teaching staff are involved in the organisation of this project
Frequency and duration
Girls volunteer reguarly at the animal shelter, attending once a week, with girls continuing their placements for many months at a time. There is a strong relationship between that two organisations and this is a continuing partnership