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Could you help in a crisis? Get first aid tips online or on your phone - or book on a course.
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We tackle major health issues and offer social care and support to vulnerable people, in the UK and overseas.
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Learn how to prepare your family for disasters, and see how we prepare communities overseas.
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We play an important role in times of war. Find out more about the Geneva Conventions and the protective power of our emblem.
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We respond to hundreds of disasters in the UK and overseas. And we stay long after the crisis is over.
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When families are separated by war or disaster, we work through a global network to put them back in touch.
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We help refugees and asylum seekers access essential services and adapt to life in a new country.
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Lesson plans, assemblies, quick activities and briefings for teachers.
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Eating water lilies and coconuts to survive - families are in desperate need of help in South Sudan.
Survivor says city centre is "empty of people".
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