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UPCOMING EVENTS

Published on: 22 Mar 2018

Regional Strategy Consultation Meetings, Youth Challenge and Volunteer of the Year Awards

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Courtesy Caroline Quinn/Irish Independent

SYRIAN REFUGEE AHMAD HAS FOUND A NEW HOME 

Published on: 20 Mar 2018

Syrian refugee Ahmad has found a new home in Rathgar with Martin and Roisin thanks to the Irish Red Cross’ Register of..

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IRISH RED CROSS SUNRISE SUMMIT CHALLENGE

Published on: 14 Mar 2018

The Irish Red Cross is asking you to rise to the challenge and choose your mountain for its Sunrise Summit on 26 May.

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272 CALL-OUTS OVER THE COURSE OF STORM EMMA

Published on: 13 Mar 2018

Your support of the Irish Red Cross ensured we were adequately prepared in advance of Storm Emma. 

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Heads of Voluntary First Aid Organisations thank members for their ef..

Published on: 7 Mar 2018

450 calls dealt with by volunteers since last Wednesday 28 February

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IRC RESPONDED 50 CALL-OUTS YESTERDAY, 75 ON FRIDAY AND 15 SO FAR TODAY

Published on: 4 Mar 2018

With one 4x4 ambulance, three Irish Red Cross volunteers responded to 23 call-outs across Wexford over the course of two..

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IRISH RED CROSS HELPING RELIEVE DEMAND ON HEALTH SERVICE

Published on: 3 Mar 2018

Due to pent up demand, the Irish Red Cross is now doing key calls at the request of the National Ambulance Service. At l..

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SEVEN VEHICLES CURRENTLY WORKING AT FULL CAPACITY IN CORK AND KERRY  

Published on: 2 Mar 2018

The Irish Red Cross has seven 4x4 vehicles working at full capacity across Cork and Kerry right now. T

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Irish Red Cross 4x4s called upon to transport advanced paramedics to a..

Published on: 2 Mar 2018

At lunchtime today, the National Ambulance Service sought access to Irish Red Cross four-wheel-drive ambulances to bring..

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