accessibility & help

British Red Cross

Find your nearest....

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 

Meet the 'mother of the jungle' at Dunkirk camp

Refugees in the Grande-Synthe camp near Dunkirk, France.

Roonak fled Iraq with her sons. Now she is stuck in the squalid Grande-Synthe refugee camp in northern France.

Roonak's story >

Volunteer in your community this year

Marjorie Stacey from Poole was helped by the assisted discharge scheme

Join our friendly team of volunteers and do something positive for you and your community this year.


Sign up for emails

Enter your email address below to receive the latest Red Cross news

Ride London 100 with us

A cyclist holds up her Ride London medal
31 Jul 2016

Join Team Red Cross for this 100-mile cycling challenge through Surrey's stunning countryside.

Register now >

Tweets from the British Red Cross

Love stories from the First World War

A Red Cross nurse smiles as she helps a First World War injured serviceman light a cigarette

From flirty soldiers to a tragic marriage, indulge in some love stories from our First World War archives.

Full story >

Europe Refugee Crisis Appeal

Donate byCard

 Text reads Refusing to ignore people in crisis