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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 

A little girl's journey from Syria to Scotland

Young Syrian refugee Yamat now lives in Glasgow.

One family's story of escaping bombs and bullets to start again in Glasgow.

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Volunteer in our charity shops

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

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World AIDS Day – ending the epidemic

A Red Cross volunteer sits beside a patient in bed.

On World AIDS Day, take a look at some facts behind the global epidemic, and how the Red Cross is helping people in South Africa.

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Tweets from the British Red Cross

Keep children safe with our free app

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Whether you're a parent, carer or youth group leader, make sure you download our free first aid app.

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Europe Refugee Crisis Appeal

Donate byCard

 Text reads Refusing to ignore people in crisis