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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 

Dark days for transgender Nepalis

A woman stands outside a tent

They're cut off from families and feel unwelcome at survivor camps. See why our help is so vital.

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Volunteer with us

Marjorie Stacey from Poole was helped by the assisted discharge scheme

Join our friendly team and do something positive for your community. There are many ways to help people in crisis.

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Heave! Big Dave's 16-ton truck challenge

Dave Murray during his truck challenge

People do all kinds of wacky things to raise money for us – but dragging a truck across a car park might be a first.

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Independent living

A support at home volunteer visiting a client

We provide support at home, transport and mobility aids to help people when they face a crisis in their daily lives.

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Desperate situation as Red Cross warehouse is looted

An Red Cross employee walks through an Red Cross food warehouse in Leer, South Sudan
26 May 2015

Eating water lilies and coconuts to survive – families are in desperate need of help in South Sudan.

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Nepal Earthquake Appeal

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