A cardiac arrest during a rugby game or an asthma attack at home, call St John – now they are calling you. Volunteer Ambulance Officer Alex Maunder says, The need for more local volunteer ambulance officers is rapidly growing as the demand for St John ambulance services in the Bream Bay area continues to grow.
A rapidly growing and ageing population and increase in chronic health conditions such as diabetes and obesity means demand for the St John ambulance service is continually growing.
“Our trained volunteers are highly valued as part of our service. Without volunteers there would be no overnight ambulance service at all in the Bream Bay Area.” Read more
- There is a ‘flashalight’ appeal next week and Bream Bay St John members will be in Waipu and Bream Bay with their collections boxes, hoping for donations and giving out flashing lights with each donation. Read more