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New volunteers needed to support people returning from hospital

20 Aug 2015

Swindon woman backs British Red Cross appeal for new volunteers after receiving support when she returned home from hospital

Asylum seekers in Bournemouth

British Red Cross urges Westminster to stop the cuts

17 Aug 2015

The British Red Cross has warned that UK government plans to cut financial support for refused asylum seekers will force many into destitution.

Tim Johnston proposes to Marie Davis at Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

First aid volunteer pops the question at Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

13 Aug 2015

Volunteering is known to be good for your self-esteem, your CV and your health but two Bristol volunteers have proved it can also be good for your love-life.

Red Cross volunteers unload relief from a boat and hand it to waiting families in Myanmar

Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement scales up response to Myanmar flooding

13 Aug 2015

Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement scales up response in Myanmar to help communities hit by flooding

Women playing with infant

Drastic cuts to asylum support will plunge families deeper into poverty warn UK charities

10 Aug 2015

The Home Office’s decision to slash vital support for families and single parents by almost a third has been condemned by the UK’s refugee sector.