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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 

Yemen: five days inside the world's largest crisis

Yemen Red Crescent Society volunteer Majed stands outside his home holding his five-year-old daughter in one arm and his nine-year-old son in the other

What is life like inside Yemen now? Our reporter finds hope and kindness despite terrible suffering.

Watch her videos now >

Borrow a wheelchair

Woman in a wheelchair laughing with her grandaughter

We provide short-term loans of wheelchairs and toilet aids.

how to borrow equipment >

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First aid training

Learners at a first aid course are trained in CPR

We offer public, group and workplace first aid courses throughout the UK at venues to suit you.

Book a course >

Tweets from the British Red Cross

From owls to pussy cats

A Christmas card drawing of an owl flying over a snowy field at night with a full moon in the background

You can find a great selection of Christmas cards, gifts and other festive essentials in our online shop.

Shop for Christmas now >

Text to donate

Text message is a quick and easy way to donate to the British Red Cross: see full terms and conditions.

 Text reads Refusing to ignore people in crisis