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Hurricane Sandy

The large and powerful storm could affect as many as 60 million people in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. The American R..

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Disaster network demonstrates the power ..

As communities and National Societies prepared for the arrival of another powerful storm, Volunteers and staff from the ..

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Medal of Merit for Wicklow’s ‘Humani..

Arklow Woman, Rose Harte, was today awarded with the Irish Red Cross Medal of Merit for her role in setting up and runni..

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Land and Air Rescue at Tralee Conference

Saturday, 20th October – Life saving volunteers from Kerry’s Emergency, Rescue, Safety and First Aid Services all ga..

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Massive clean-up after Lourdes floods

A massive clean-up is under way in the French pilgrimage town of Lourdes, famed for its Catholic sanctuaries, after flas..

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International Red Cross Event at Wheatf..

Over the past two years, Ireland’s prison-based Community Based Health and First Aid has received international acclai..

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Galway Girl wins All Ireland

Galway Irish Red Cross returned from Newtownmountkennedy, Co Wicklow laden down with Trophies from the All Ireland Cadet..

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Ninety-Five Percent of People Are Too Af..

A study carried out by NUI Maynooth on behalf of the Irish Red Cross shows that 95% of people surveyed would not respond..

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Take the first step to save a life

Sometimes it doesn’t take much to save the life of someone close to you. Basic CPR training, which comes as part of fi..

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Limerick Lead Way in Ambulance Legislati..

The Irish Red Cross has taken delivery the first Irish-built van conversion ambulance to receive approval in accordance ..

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