St John Ambulance

St John Ambulance

St John Ambulance is a charity that teaches people first aid so that they can be the difference between a life lost and a life saved.

They teach young people in schools and through their activities for young people, people in the workplace, people in the community and people who become their volunteers, who offer their skills and time at public events, as first responders or providing back up to local ambulance services.

Recent articles

Dealing with a Child who is Unresponsive Health Information

If someone becomes unresponsive they need someone to help keep them safe and prevent further harm. The type of help they need varies depending on why they have become …

Dealing with a Baby who is Unresponsive Health Information

If someone becomes unresponsive they need someone to help keep them safe and prevent further harm. The type of help they need varies depending on why they have become …

Dealing with an Adult who is Unresponsive Health Information

If someone becomes unresponsive they need someone to help keep them safe and prevent further harm. The type of help they need varies depending on why they have become …

Dealing with Shock Health Information

Shock (not to be confused with emotional shock) is a life-threatening condition which happens when the body isn't getting enough flow of blood. This means that the …

Dealing with the Effects of Cold Health Information

This leaflet is created from first aid advice provided by St John Ambulance, the nation's leading first aid charity. This advice is no substitute for first aid training …