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When emergencies occur, the Red Cross supports the police, ambulance and fire services, local and health authorities and utility companies.
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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Day or night, in an emergency you’ll be there to help when someone needs it most.
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After two main water supply lines were cut, millions of people in Damascus, Syria are facing acute water shortages. The Red Cross and Red Crescent are providing water across the city.
The Red Cross and Red Crescent have completed the evacuation of some 35,000 people from eastern Aleppo.
As fierce fighting continues in Aleppo, the British Red Cross and our partners are supporting 1,000 families forced to flee their homes with essential food, shelter, water and medical care.
The Red Cross is supporting the only hospital near Mosul that can treat the wounded and sick fleeing fighting in the area.
Help the Red Cross prepare for disasters. Your donation will be used to help people in crisis across the world.
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The British Red Cross Society, incorporated by Royal Charter 1908, is a charity registered in England and Wales (220949), Scotland (SC037738) and Isle of Man (0752).
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