accessibility & help
06 Mar 2014
The British Red Cross has launched an appeal to help save lives in South Sudan where nearly one million people have been made homeless by fighting.
20 Feb 2014
Following a major landslip and road collapse, our volunteers have been helping distressed residents to evacuate their properties.
An appeal that raised £244,000 for people affected by a catastrophic cyclone in north east India closed today.
17 Feb 2014
As thousands of people across the UK continue to struggle against the bad weather, we are working round the clock to help those hit hardest by the floods.
13 Feb 2014
As storms and widespread flooding spell misery for thousands across the UK, we're on the front-line helping people in the worst affected areas.
12 Feb 2014
The driver of a Red Crescent vehicle was wounded on Saturday when a humanitarian convoy came under attack in Syria.
10 Feb 2014
As the flooding crisis continues, our emergency response volunteers are broadening their relief effort to include Kent and Surrey.
07 Feb 2014
A young family are scooting along the entire length of the River Thames to raise money for the British Red Cross.
06 Feb 2014
As bad weather sweeps across the South West, our emergency response volunteers have been stepping up their support to vulnerable people.
04 Feb 2014
Nearly one million people have been made homeless by fighting in South Sudan. The Red Cross is working to alleviate the vast humanitarian crisis.
29 Jan 2014
Residents on the wet and windy Shetland Islands know help will be at hand if they take a tumble, thanks to our wheelchair loan service.
The British Red Cross is ready to support 500 Syrian refugees set to be brought to the UK in a humanitarian evacuation.
27 Jan 2014
Our first aiders recently visited a community nail bar that’s helping young people in an area affected by violent crime.
22 Jan 2014
A global Red Cross and Red Crescent leader has called the Syrian conflict a cycle of despair
20 Jan 2014
Over a third of people in the UK do not have support networks to turn to in a crisis, the Red Cross has found.
17 Jan 2014
Our volunteers were today (Friday) called in to support emergency service workers and members of the public searching for a missing three-year-old in Edinburgh.
The British Red Cross has pledged £25,000 to help prevent a humanitarian crisis in Zimbabwe where more than two million people are facing food shortages.
13 Jan 2014
Land Rover will provide £15 million-worth of support to help thousands of vulnerable people over the next five years, and expand an award-winning global partnership.
10 Jan 2014
The British Red Cross has warned against irresponsible reporting by some media outlets relating to a report on the provision of housing for asylum seekers.
Volunteers fundraising at Tesco stores around the country raised a record-breaking £628,000 for the British Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan appeal in just two days.
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