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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 

Four things to know about care

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We asked you to share experiences of health and social care to improve what we know.

Read what we found >

Borrow a wheelchair

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

how to borrow equipment >

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Nine things you need to know about Mosul

A magnifying glass held over a map of the Middle East shows Iraq, including the city of Mosul

Once called the ‘cradle of civilization’, Mosul is now in ruins. But why was it so important and how can we help?

Read more about this ancient city >

Tweets from the British Red Cross

One mother's fight to see her son

Nadine and two sons

Meet one family the Red Cross has recently helped reunite.

Nadine's story >

Text to donate

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

UK Solidarity Fund

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