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People are in crisis right now

We need your help to be there for those who need it most, whether they’re in Ukraine, Afghanistan, or here in the UK.

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Supporting people where the need is greatest

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Afghanistan evacuation: One Year on

From clothes to information about life in the UK, we'll help people as long as they need us.

A man wearing a Red Cross vest walks across dry, cracked ground in Africa.

Africa food crisis 

Soaring food prices, conflict and climate change are plunging Africa into a severe food crisis.

Extreme weather in the UK

Our advice will help you and your family stay safe before, during and after floods.

Find out what to do if disaster strikes and stay safe with our free emergency apps.

 Prepare for the effects of a drought or water shortage, and find out how to save water and stay safe.

Ukraine: get help or give help

Find information and help for Ukrainians coming to the UK or already here. 

British Red Cross head of psychosocial support, shares advice for hosts and guests

Five months on, and our work in Ukraine is as vital as ever. Please support us.

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See how we help people who are facing hunger, conflict or have to flee their home.