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258 more students now know CPR!

Restart a Heart
This year we had yet another successful year teaching young people all over the county how to perform CPR as part of  Restart A Heart day/week . We attended multiple schools and clubs to give free training alongside our colleagues and other organisations.  Restart A Heart day/week is a designated week of action with the aim...
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Rotary Club of Farnborough Donates Training Defibrillators

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The Rotary Club of Farnborough has continued their support of what we do by donating two Wel Medical iPAD AED (Automated External Defibrillator) Training Devices. These devices will be used to not only refresh our team members training regularly, but also to train members of the public on how to use the vital life saving devices whic...
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Support from SGN

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​We are extremely pleased to announce that we have been given a donation by SGN of £500. SGN, also known as Southern Gas Networks have continued to support our charity over a number of years and amongst other supporters have enabled us to continue to operate.  The money that SGN have donated will be used to purchase new kit for CFR's...
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Events 2017

Events 2017
As always, we will be attending various events throughout the year where you can meet some of our team, see our vehicle, and most importantly, learn how to save a life. We can show you how to do CPR and how to use an AED at all of the events that we attend, so please feel free to come along and say hello! We have listed the events that we are atten...
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Lions Club Agree to Fund CFR Kit

Lions Club Agree to Fund CFR Kit
After a recent meeting and discussion with the Lions Club of Farnborough , we are very pleased to announce that the Lions of Farnborough have kindly agreed to fully fund one Responder Kit for our CFR team. This will enable another new team member to get out on the road and begin responding to emergency calls. We would like ...
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New Public Access Defibrillator in Farnborough

New Public Access Defibrillator in Farnborough
As you may know, on top of responding to emergency calls, we also teach Basic Life Support and AED (Automated External Defibrillator) courses locally. But it doesn't stop there, we continually work to fundraise to place as many AED's in the community as possible as the more there are available, the more chance there is of somebody surviving a Sudde...
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Farnborough College of Technology gets AED and learn how to save a life!

Farnborough College of Technology gets AED and learn how to save a life!
Farnborough College of Technology (FCoT) made the decision to purchase an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) to place on the wall at the college, in case of a cardiac event within the college. What a great decision, and one which will be sure to save a life one day. FCoT approached Rushmoor and Surrey Heath Community Responders for ad...
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New 4x4 Response Vehicle Funded by National Lottery

New 4x4 Response Vehicle Funded by National Lottery
Some excellent and exciting news this month, and it seems that Christmas has come early for the residents of Rushmoor and Surrey Heath...and maybe just in time for any adverse weather we may experience!... We have been fortunate enough to be awarded a grant by the Big Lottery Fund in order to purchase a 4x4 response vehicle to help suppor...
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Free CPR and AED Training

​ We are offering a completely FREE basic life support training session in Farnborough on Saturday 13th December 2014, from 18:00-20:00. This is the first of these sessions we have run and we hope it will not be the last. The session will cover: The locations of local defibrillators The good samaritan laws that protect you How to perform CPR How to...
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Fun Day in Farnborough

Starbucks in Farnborough Town Centre will be hosting a fundraising Fun Day in aid of the Rushmoor & Surrey Heath Community First Responders on Saturday 13th September, 11am-3pm. Please take a look at the poster and come along, it promises to be an excellent day for all of the family. There are Fairground Rides, Face Painting, Stilt Walkers, Tom...
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Appreciation Evening 2014 Tickets Now ON SALE!

Appreciation Evening 2014 Tickets Now ON SALE!
​ Our annual appreciation evening dinner, offering live entertainment and a three course meal at the Village Hotel in Farnborough. Please come along and support us. Help us recognise the hard work of our CFR's, our supporters and the team behind it all! To see more details or purchase your tickets now: ​
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Well Done Royston!

We would like to say a huge well done to one of our CFR's, Royston who proudly completed the London Marathon last weekend in only 4 hours 14 minutes. This is an amazing achievment I think anyone would agree. Royston was raising money for the Rushmoor and Surrey Heath Community First Responders. If you would like to donate some money to say well don...
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Money Raised for 8 new IPAD Defibrillators

​A group of dedicated volunteers from across Hampshire and Surrey have raised the funds to purchase seven lifesaving defibrillators for use in their local community. Rushmoor and Surrey Heath Community First Responders (CFR's) volunteer their spare time to be available for selected 999 calls or to help other members of the community. ​ Many of the ...
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SGN Supporting our Scheme

​SGN (formerly Southern Gas Networks) have kindly donated £500 to our scheme for the third year running, a total of £1,500 donated, also with the offer of assistance in local events we couldn't ask for much more. SGN is one of the largest gas transporters in the UK, serving over 5.8 million customers. A huge well deserved thank you to SGN, and...
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Farnborough Rotary Club Donates £2,000

​Farnborough Rotary Club has assisted us in saving lives with a £2,000 donation for a full medical kit. This kit will be used in the Farnborough area. ​Farnborough Rotary Club has assisted us in saving lives with a £2,000 donation for a full medical kit. This kit will be used in the Farnborough area. The kit has everything needed for one of our new...
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