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    We educate people in life-saving skills, enabling them to respond to emergencies.

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    We sell and need: good quality clothes, designer brands, books, furniture and more.

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Life on the run in South Sudan

A patient is carried on a stretcher to a waiting Red Cross plane.

A first-hand account from a Red Cross worker forced to flee violence in South Sudan.

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Our charity shops

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Donate, volunteer or simply grab yourself a bargain.

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Co-op member? Grab your chance to fight loneliness

See the real cost of isolation - and how you can do something about it.

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First aid training

A woman practises putting her colleague into the recovery position

We offer public and workplace first aid courses throughout the UK. 

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Surviving in the refugee camp the size of Cambridge

Mathias pictured with his family in the refugee camp in Tanzania

Mathias was born in a refugee camp. Violence in Burundi means he is once again a refugee. 

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