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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 

Watch: The moment a father and son are reunited 

Refugees fleeing from a Burundi disembark from a ship.

Fredric fled violence in Burundi, but he had to do so without his son. Find out how we helped to reunite them.

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Donate to our charity shops

Volunteer sorting stock in a charity shop

Time to clear out that closet? De-clutter and take your unwanted clothes, books, music, homeware and toys to your local Red Cross charity shop.

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First aid training

A group enjoy a first aid training course

Learn how to help someone in a first aid emergency. Sign up for one of our public or workplace first aid courses.

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Join Team Red Cross for your next challenge

Lizzie Kinross  runs the New York marathon for the British Red Cross

From marathons to abseils, we have challenges to suit everyone. Sign up for an event today.

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Europe Refugee Crisis Appeal

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