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We provide short-term loans of mobility aids to people in need, including wheelchairs, commodes, walking sticks and frames.
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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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Since an obstetrician, midwife and two nurses started work at a Yemen health clinic, 1,854 pregnant women have received lifes-aving healthcare.
A humanitarian aid worker and around 20 civilians have been killed by an air strike which hit an emergency aid convoy in Aleppo, Syria.
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