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  • EASTBOURNE AREA COMMUNITY

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

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  • 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 least 999 people. We were delighted to exceed that nu...read more...
    Woman saves choking baby's life

    Woman saves choking baby's life

    Training provided to a member of the public by Eastbourne Community First Responders at the 999 Event saved a baby's life. See report in the Eastbourne Herald HERE....read more...
    Seetec donate Responder Kit

    Seetec donate Responder Kit

    Nick Downs has recently joined the Group as a Responder and he works for Seetec who have generously donated £2,000 to purchase his responder kit. The cheque was presented at the 999 Display, where Group Responders taught members of the public ...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. The boys had been at their gran’s, who had...read more...
    CPR/AED Course for Westham WI

    CPR/AED Course for Westham WI

    The Group have been assisting the Westham Women's Institute in the project to install a Public Access Defibrillator on the wall of Westham Village Hall. The installation is now complete and members of the WI took part in a CPR/AED Course on Thur...read more...
    Donation from Polegate Town Council

    Donation from Polegate Town Council

    Polegate Town Council have kindly donated £780.00 towards the Group Funds for which we are grateful. We have assisted them in the installation of Defibrillators in the Town and have held one CPR/AED Course for them, with another one planned....read more...
    CPR/AED Course for Polegate Town Council

    CPR/AED Course for Polegate Town Council

    We carry out an average of 4 Heartstart or CPR/AED Courses for the general public every month and here you see Nina teaching CPR at the Course we carried out for Polegate Town Council....read more...
    Eastbourne Heart Beat

    Eastbourne Heart Beat

    The Group have been working with the Eastbourne Defibrillator Partnership to promote the spread of Public Access Defibrillators in Eastbourne. We have the pleasure in taking part in the public launch of the project called Eastbourne Heart Beat at th...read more...