accessibility & help

How we can help

We support the police, ambulance and fire and rescue services, local authorities and health authorities to help those most affected by UK crises.

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Volunteers and vehicles

Our volunteers are ready to respond at a moment’s notice - and our fleet of modern ambulances and Land Rover 4x4 vehicles can tackle the toughest conditions.

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Many emergencies demand a co-ordinated, often large-scale, response – and we can provide quick and robust support.

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Ambulance support

Find out more about how we offer regular support to ambulance services throughout the UK.

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Valuable partners

Our valued partnerships mean we can provide swift and effective support to statutory services in times of crisis.

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Emergency support

When people are affected by a serious incident or emergency, our volunteers and staff respond around the clock.

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Fundraising appeals

When there's a major incident in the UK, we can help raise and distribute money to those in need.