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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 

East Africa Crisis: ‘The big fear is cholera’

A child from South Sudan waits at a reception centre for refugees in northern Uganda.

They escaped violence in South Sudan. Now refugees in Uganda face the threat of disease.

Preventing disease outbreaks >

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Join our friendly team of volunteers and do something positive for you and your community.

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Fleeing Mosul: the youngest and oldest speak out

A young child in Mosul, Iraq, is held by his mother and looks at the viewer as people arrive at a camp for people who have fled their homes

What would make you flee your home? What is it like? Where would you stay? The people of Mosul share their stories.

Read and watch people's stories >

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Learn first aid

Learners at a first aid course are trained in CPR

Book a place on one of our first aid courses across the UK. You can also train as a group at a venue to suit you.

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Yemen Crisis Appeal

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 Text reads Refusing to ignore people in crisis