• EASTBOURNE AREA COMMUNITY

    FIRST RESPONDERS

    Serving the people of Eastbourne, East Dean & Friston, Dicker, Hailsham, Herstmonceux, Hankham, Stone Cross, Pevensey Bay, Polegate, Westham and surrounding areas

    Registered Charity: 1164643

  • Volunteer

  • Volunteer with us.

    Being a Responder is a very rewarding experience. Please click 'read more' to see more information..

    Alternatively, If you think this this is for you, contact recruit@eastbourneresponders.com

  • Fundraising

  • Fundraising Help Urgently Needed

    It is always difficult for Responders to find time to assist with fundraising events because of their duty commitments. If you feel able to assist at such events, we would be delighted to welcome you.

    Contact info@eastbourneresponders.com

     

  • Donate

  • Most would assume that our equipment would be provided by the Ambulance Service. but our equipment and running costs are paid for through our fundraising efforts, public donations, grants or support from local companies. We can only do the things we do through people like you.

    For information please email our Treasurer - treasurer@eastbourneresponders.com

  • News

  • British Heart Foundation Award

    British Heart Foundation Award
    Celebrities say thank you to the UK's Heart Heroes at the British Heart Foundation awards evening. Polegate man awarded for quick first aid actions.  Local man Dan Dunbar has been awarded a...read more...

    Restart a Heart

    Restart a Heart
    A campaign to help teach people how to administer CPR is being declared a success.   East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service, South East Coast Ambulance and Eastbourne Area Community First Resp...read more...

    CPR in Schools

    CPR in Schools
    The government has revealed plans to add first aid and CPR to the national school curriculum as part of wider Health Education Classes in England from 2020? ...read more...

    Eastbourne junior parkrun

    Eastbourne junior parkrun
    On Sunday 25thMarch, junior parkrun held their inaugural event at the Wish Tower in Eastbourne. The warm-up was at Wish Tower Green and the run taking place along the seafront. We are proud to have he...read more...

    A Milestone

    A Milestone
    A Milestone has been passed. The Eastbourne Area Community First Responder have attended 6,000 calls since the Group's formation in 2009.   .  ...read more...

    Heartstart & CPR/AED Courses

    Heartstart & CPR/AED Courses
    As part of our service to the Community, in 2017 the members of the Group carried out 24 free Heartstart and CPR/AED courses and trained 269 members of the public. In addition, at the 999 Event, we tr...read more...

    Polegate TC Presentation

    Polegate TC Presentation
    The Mayor of Polegate Town Council presents a cheque to Richard Bradford, our Team Leader. The Council have helped us once again by donating £1000 towards the purchase of our life saving equipme...read more...

    Donation from Polegate Town Council

    Donation from Polegate Town Council
    Polegate Town Council have kindly donated £1000.00 towards the purchase of a LifePak defibrillator for which we are very grateful. We have assisted them in the installation of Defibrillators in ...read more...