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    We educate people in life-saving skills, enabling them to respond to emergencies.

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Despair and hope in Iraq

Violence in Iraq has forced people from their homes. They shelter where they can – in motorway underpasses and warehouses. But help is at hand.

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Volunteer

Marjorie Stacey from Poole was helped by the assisted discharge scheme

Join our friendly team of volunteers and do something positive for your community. Browse our volunteering roles to find something that suits you.

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First aid kits

First aid kit and its contents

Our first aid kit for the home featured in The Independent's 10 best first aid kits last week. Buy yours now, while stocks last!

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Ebola outbreak: ‘If we don’t help, who will?’

Red Cross workers in Liberia, who were called to remove the body of an Ebola victim from her home

"I've stopped looking at the tallies of the dead. Numbers don’t show you what Ebola is doing to communities." A Red Cross worker blogs from Sierra Leone.

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Ebola Outbreak Appeal

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