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We provide support at home, transport and mobility aids to help people when they face a crisis in their daily lives.
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We help vulnerable communities tackle health issues like HIV, TB and water and sanitation.
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We support elderly, socially isolated or otherwise vulnerable people around the world.
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Nobody likes visiting the dentist, but poor Ann’s dental phobia meant she hadn’t had a check-up for 40 years – and she was in painful misery.
After pensioner Jeremy Norton suffered a crunching fall and ended up in hospital, we made sure he got home safe and sound again.
When Batyrkhan found out he was living with HIV, his family stood by him. But his employer and even hospital doctors reacted very differently.
Constantin Dukhanin faced fear and discrimination to turn his life around. Now he hopes to have a family and enjoy a brighter future.
The government has given the British Red Cross £500,000 so our volunteers can provide extra support at 17 hospitals over the next 12 weeks.
The head of the IFRC has warned that there is no quick fix to halting Ebola.
The new chief executive of the British Red Cross has called for greater international support to fight Ebola.
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British Red Cross, UK Office, 44 Moorfields, London EC2Y 9AL Phone: 0844 871 11 11. Fax: 020 7562 2000.
The British Red Cross Society, incorporated by Royal Charter 1908, is a charity registered in England and Wales (220949) and Scotland (SC037738)
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