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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 

"I used tablecloths to treat wounded in Tunisia"

A man with white hair
29 Jun 2015

See how to call our Tunisia attacks helpline - and how holidaymaker Brian helped the injured.

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Our charity shops

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Donate, volunteer or simply grab yourself a bargain.

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First aid comes naturally to rehab heroes

The point of rehab is that you’re the one getting help – but four recovering addicts turned that thinking on its head when they saved a stricken motorist.

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First aid training

A woman practises putting her colleague into the recovery position

We offer public and workplace first aid courses throughout the UK. 

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Surviving in the refugee camp the size of Cambridge

Mathias pictured with his family in the refugee camp in Tanzania

Mathias was born in a refugee camp. Violence in Burundi means he is once again a refugee. 

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Nepal Earthquake Appeal

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