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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 

Watch: keeping families together

A child being carried by her mother alongside some Red Cross volunteers.

The Red Cross is helping refugees and migrants find missing loved ones on the perilous journey to safety.

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Volunteer in our charity shops

A young man smiling as he serves a customer in a Red Cross charity shop

Your local charity shop needs you! Can you volunteer for the busy festive period? 

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Borrow a wheelchair

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You can borrow wheelchairs and other mobility aids including crutches, walking sticks and frames.

how to borrow mobility aids >

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Stress-free Christmas shopping

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Shop online with us from the comfort of your sofa.

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Europe Refugee Crisis Appeal

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