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'Everyone's Future' - Cadets Required!

Posted by Bethan Rees, Web Officer on 17 March 2014 | 0 Comments

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The Youth Department is looking for 3 Cadets (Aged 14+) to attend the ‘Everyone’s Future Media Panel’ to represent young people and St John Cymru Wales. 

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Global Humanitarian Trip 2014

Posted by Bethan Rees, Web Officer on 17 March 2014 | 0 Comments

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Global Humanitarian Project 2014

We're excited to announce our second year Global Humanitarian Project trip will be to the village of Ceske Kopisty in the Czech Republic. From Saturday 6th September 2014 until Friday 19th September 2014, you will have opportunities to learn about the culture, explore the beautiful surroundings, teach first aid in the local school and work on the organic farm. 
 
This experience is open to St John Wales volunteers who are aged between 18 -25 with consideration given to applicants older than 25, however you must be 18 on the day we leave the UK. It is important that you read the full details before you nominate yourself. The closing date for applications is Thursday 27th March 2014.

Download the trip information here
Download the application form here 

If you need any more information or are interested in this exciting trip, please contact Stacey Ainscow via email: stacey.ainscow@stjohnwales.org.uk

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Volunteering is as simple as sitting in your PJs...

Posted by Bethan Rees, Web Officer on 15 March 2014 | 0 Comments

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When we think of volunteering, we sometimes think there’s a need to give up big chunks of time to our favourite nominated charities doing extravagant activities and making big gestures ... this doesn’t always have to be the case (but we like it when you do!)

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Be a player.. Do Rugby Emergency First Aid

Posted by Bethan Rees, Web Officer on 13 March 2014 | 0 Comments

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‘Despite what your Mum says, Savlon doesn’t fix everything’, a great opening comment from our trainer Trystan when he went to deliver first aid training to rugby players at Old Illtydians RFC in Cardiff. A light example with a serious message.

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First Aid at Work... Would you know what to do?

Posted by Bethan Rees, Web Officer on 24 February 2014 | 0 Comments

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Have you ever been faced with the reality of someone being taken seriously ill, at work or in the street, and not knowing what to do? Knowing what to do in the vital few minutes of an emergency could save lives. I recently completed my First Aid at Work course here at St John Wales HQ. Seeing as I was a new member of staff, we thought it would be great for me to get trained up and have an even better knowledge about what St John Wales courses are all about.

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A Day in the Life... Patient Transport Services

Posted by Bethan Rees, Web Officer on 17 February 2014 | 0 Comments

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Beth Rees recently spent a day with St John Wales’ Patient Transport Service. The staff transported around 20,000 patients last year, supporting the Welsh Ambulance Service and Local Health Boards.

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How communication can save lives

Posted by Katie Chappelle, PR & Media Manager on 15 January 2014 | 0 Comments

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This post originally appeared on the All Things IC Blog in November 2013 

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Warm Welcome

Posted by Richard Baxter & Mikey Ainslie on 29 October 2013 | 0 Comments

Richard Baxter from Cardiff and Mike Ainslie from Wrexham are just two of 11 volunteers who are currently teaching lifesaving first aid skills to local people, including orphans at Himachel Pradesh in India.

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India

Posted by Richard Baxter on 25 October 2013 | 0 Comments

Richard Baxter from Cardiff is one of 11 volunteers heading out to Himachel Pradesh in India today (25 October) to teach lifesaving first aid skills to local people, including orphans.

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Rename our newsletter and win a tablet!

Posted by on 1 July 2013 | 0 Comments

We’re re-launching our Youth News publication and need your help! We’re holding a competition to rename it, with the winner awarded a tablet device. All you have to do is like us on Facebook AND follow us on Twitter and tweet or comment with your suggestions for a new name.

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