Active in Australia for over 130 years, St John Ambulance Australia is a self-funding, charitable organisation active in all States and Territories, dedicated to helping people in sickness, distress, suffering or danger. Providing services to a broad scope of the community, St John Ambulance Australia is the country's leading supplier of first aid services and training.
St John NSW, offer programs & services such as; First Aid training, Mental Health First Aid Training and CPR training First Aid in Schools is a free program aimed at equipping children in primary school (7-12 years old) with vital lifesaving skills. St John (NSW) event health services are professional and highly trained members who are dedicated to making events safe for everyone. St John (NSW) also has qualified trainers who volunteer their time to teach first aid. We continue to support St John Eye Hospital in Jerusalem by paying the salary of an ophthalmic nurse who provides eye care to the community, irrespective of age, race or religion. St John volunteers are readily mobilised to respond in times of disasters part of the State Emergency Management Plan. We work alongside emergency services during events such as bushfires or extreme weather conditions. We provide fun, safe and supportive opportunities for young people to develop their skills, engage in the provision of community first aid services, and earn proficiency badges and awards.