• EASTBOURNE AREA COMMUNITY

    FIRST RESPONDERS

    Serving the people of Eastbourne, Arlington, 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

  • Learning Life-Saving skills

    Learning Life-Saving skills
    During 2019, we have held 33 Heartstart & CPR/AED Courses and trained 374 persons in Life Saving skills. This in addition to public events where more than 1500 people learned these skills. We hav...read more...

    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...

    999 Display

    999 Display
    Eastbourne Responders were present at this year's 999 Event and were engaged in teaching life saving skills to as many people as possible. The emphasis was on CPR and the goal was to teach at lea...read more...

    5 year old saves his brother's life

    5 year old saves his brother's life
    Oliver Bevans, who lives near Cheadle, Staffordshire, used first aid training taught at school to hit three-year-old brother Stanley on the back three times to dislodge a meatball that was choking him...read more...