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Safety and first aid

British Red Cross Society (BRCS)

9 Grosvenor Crescent
London SW1X 7EJ

(020) 7235 5454

In Northern Ireland:
87 University Street
Belfast BT7 1HP

(028) 9026 4400

In Wales:
River House
Ynys Bridge Court
Cardiff CF4 8YY

(029) 2081 0021

Among other activities, runs first aid courses through local branches. Look under British Red Cross or Red Cross in the phone book or contact the above addresses.*

Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT)

18–20 Farringdon Lane

London EC1R 3HA

(020) 7608 3828

In Northern Ireland:
Hill Building
St Luke’s Hospital
Loughgall Road
Armagh BT61 7NQ

(028) 3741 2547

In Wales:

Child Safe Wales

Llandough Hospital
Penlan Road
Cardiff CF65 2XX

(029) 2071 6933

Provides information on safety products and sources of literature.*

The Royal Life Saving Society UK

River House
High Street
Warwickshire B50 4HN

(01789) 773994


Runs courses on baby resuscitation. Send SAE for leaflet Save a baby’s life.

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA)

Edgbaston Park
353 Bristol Road
Birmingham B5 7ST

(0121) 248 2000

In Northern Ireland:
117 Lisburn Road
Belfast BT9 7BS

(028) 9066 9453

In Wales:
7 Cleeve House
Lambourne Crescent
Cardiff CF14 5GP

(029) 2025 0600

Advice on the prevention of accidents of all kinds. Runs the Tufty Club for under five-year-olds.*

St John Ambulance

1 Grosvenor Crescent
London SW1X 7EF

(020) 7235 5231

In Northern Ireland:
Knockbracken Healthcare Park
Saintfield Road
Belfast BT8 8RA

(028) 9079 9393

In Wales:
Priory House
Meridian Court
North Road
Cardiff CF14 3BE

(029) 2062 7627

Runs local first aid courses. Look for your nearest branch in the phone book, or contact the above address.*

We are indebted to Health Promotion England for their help in compiling this section.