We champion, represent and support the lifesaving work of air ambulance charities right across the UK, enabling them to save even more lives every day
We are focussed on providing vital national funding support, raising awareness, enabling advancements in patient care, advocating on key issues and policy, as well as being the central hub for the exchange of information and knowledge across the air ambulance sector.
Our work is vital because air ambulance charities form part of the UK’s frontline emergency response services, making lifesaving missions to around 80 people a day in urgent need of pre-hospital lifesaving care, but are funded by donations.
Did you know?
Air ambulances operated by 21 air ambulance charities across the UK
Average number of lifesaving missions a day
The average mission cost is
*cost varies depending on geography, patient need, clinical and operational models of the local air ambulance charity.
Funded almost entirely by donations
Air Ambulances UK
Christmas markets being just one way! 🎄 ⏬ https://t.co/RS7y9bLvtR
You can help fund our lifesaving missions this festive season by attending the Carbis Bay Coastal Christmas Market – which is in aid of Cornwall Air Ambulance 🚁
It’s running on the 3rd, 4th, 10th & 11th December
You can find more information here: https://t.co/72VAk47mzV https://t.co/N3dQJ7nXPY
Air Ambulance Charities
In March 2018, Elisa dropped her son Joshua off at school in Richmond. At 1pm, the unthinkable happened.
Read Joshua's inspirational story: https://t.co/U9DF4m6eU0
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She was treated on scene and taken to Birmingham Children's Hospital.
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