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British Red Cross

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Find your nearest Red Cross services and events.

  • Health & support services 
  • Fundraising event 
  • First aid course 

    We educate people in life-saving skills, enabling them to respond to emergencies.

  • Charity shop 

    We sell and need: good quality clothes, designer brands, books, furniture and more.

  • Red Cross office 

'After 40 years, I can finally smile again'

Nobody likes visiting the dentist, but poor Ann’s dental phobia meant she hadn’t had a check-up for 40 years – and she was in painful misery.

Read Ann's story >

Volunteer with us

Marjorie Stacey from Poole was helped by the assisted discharge scheme

Join our friendly team of volunteers and do something positive for your community. Browse our volunteering roles to find something that suits you.

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Borrow a wheelchair

Man in hire wheelchair

We provide short-term loans of mobility aids to people in need including wheelchairs, commodes, walking sticks and frames.

Book a mobility aid >

Everyday first aid

Seven people posing on a street

Learn life-saving first aid skills online. Find out how to deal with many common injuries and illnesses. You could save a life.

Learn online >

Ebola Outbreak Appeal

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