First Aid & Care

The Red Cross endeavours to promote and safeguard health through social welfare programmes targetted at the most vulnerable. Health fairs, clinics, nursery visits, home based care for people living with AIDS, feeding programme and home nursing courses are some of the programmes used to give help where it is needed in our society.

We also provide First Aid training and Ambulance coverage across the island. Currently, the organization has 20 highly trained instructors who are responsible for teaching the programme. The course features Basic First Aid, Standard First Aid, Adult Cordio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Infrant and Child CPR, Community CPR and Workplace Safety. The programme provides service to over a thousand persons annually through its ambulance coverage and First Aid training.