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First aid

First aid advice

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Learn the essential skills to use in an emergency.

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Could you volunteer?

Marjorie Stacey from Poole was helped by the assisted discharge scheme

Meet new people and help your community as a volunteer.

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Baby and child first aid

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Learn how to help a baby or child in need.

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First aid products

First aid kit and its contents

Check out our range of first aid supplies, including books, kits and videos.

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Event first aid and ambulance support

Event first aid volunteer smiles reassuringly as she holds an ice pack to a girl's arm

Our teams of trained first aiders provide support at public events across the UK.

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First aid true stories

First aid trainer teaches first aid to a group of participants

Find out how first aid skills have helped real people in real life situations.

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Download our baby and child first aid app today.

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First aid app

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Get life-saving skills at your fingertips with our free app. 

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Twitter: Friday first aid

Join us every Friday at 2pm on Twitter for first aid tips and advice: #FridayFirstAid

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