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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 

How we help refugees

Refugee services volunteer

Find out how we help refugees and asylum seekers adapt to life in a new country.

How we help refugees >

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.


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Beware of the dzud

Oyunbatt stands outside his home

This might look like a typo. But Mongolia is facing an extreme weather event - a dzud. See how we're helping.

Full story >

Tweets from the British Red Cross

Need a wheelchair?

Woman in a wheelchair laughing with her grandaughter

You can borrow wheelchairs and other mobility aids such as commodes, walking sticks and frames.

how to borrow equipment >

Europe Refugee Crisis Appeal

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