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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 

Refugee crisis: cold and alone with nowhere to go

The clenched hands of a refugee in France.

Aram is 16. He is living in Grande-Synthe, France, along with around 3,000 other refugees. He is alone.

Aram's story >

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 >

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Save a life with our free first aid app

Woman holding an iPad running British Red Cross Baby and Child First Aid app

Keep life-saving skills at your fingertips. Help friends and family with our free, simple first aid app.

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Europe Refugee Crisis Appeal

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