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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 

Would you know what to do in an emergency?

Child reaching for iron on ironing board

Check out our first aid courses, get advice and download our free apps.

Find out about first aid >

Volunteer in your community this summer

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.

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Don't miss out on the Great North Run

Gilbert Ozuzu competing in the Great North Run
11 Sep 2016

Last few places remaining: sign up now to run with us in the world's biggest half-marathon.

Run with us >

Tweets from the British Red Cross

"I'm enjoying making new memories"

Tydfil with Red Cross volunteer Janet who helped her regain her indepedence.

Tydfil used to feel lonely but is now out and about thanks to Red Cross volunteer Janet.

Read her story >

Europe Refugee Crisis Appeal

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