St John to co-ordinate community volunteer effort

St John Ambulance Guernsey is partnering with the Guernsey Community Foundation, the Association of Guernsey Charities (AGC) to form ‘Volunteer Guernsey’ which will will keep a register of volunteers and direct help where it is most needed. Volunteer Guernsey has been set up to coordinate the island’s growing number of …

Celebrating more than 300 years of voluntary service.

Twelve members of the St John Fellowship have been presented with long service awards in recognition of their commitment and dedication to the organisation. Collectively the twelve recipients have given more than three hundred years of service to St John Ambulance Guernsey. The presentation was made by the Bailiff of …

Islanders learn CPR for Restart A Heart Day

More people in Guernsey now know life-saving skills thanks to St John Ambulance Guernsey & the Cardiac Action Group. The two charities came together during Restart A Heart Week to teach CPR and demonstrate how to use an AED (Defibrillator). Shoppers and office workers in St Peter Port had the …

Cycle Response Unit on duty this summer

The St John Cycle Response Unit was back on duty for both days of the North Show this August. The specially prepared mountain bike was ridden by Paramedic Dan Jehan, who was one of those instrumental in setting up the CRU about three years ago. Dan is a full-time paramedic …

Gibraltar 2019 Organising Committee says “Thank You”.

St John Ambulance Guernsey has been presented with a crystal-cut sculpture by the Gibraltar 2019 Organising Committee in recognition of their efforts at the Island Games. A team of twelve volunteer first aiders and senior staff from the Guernsey charity travelled to Gibraltar to provide first aid cover for the …