999

Here when you need us Read more

NHS 111

Two numbers, one service Read more

Non-Emergency Patient Transport

Caring - it’s what we do Read more

Welcome to South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS)

We provide traditional 999 emergency services, as well as non-emergency patient transport services, NHS 111 services and logistics, commercial and training services across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire and Oxfordshire to a population of over 4 million people.

Demand for our services is increasing every year and in the last 12 months we took on average over 1,800 emergency 999 calls every day, over 3,400 daily calls to NHS 111 and undertook over half a million patient transport journeys.

I am incredibly proud to lead an organisation where staff and volunteers continue to deliver high standards of patient care and help ensure we deliver safe, effective and responsive services in sometimes challenging circumstances.

Will Hancock - Chief Executive

Will Hancock, Chief Executive

I would recommend 111! They were amazing when I was unwell. It's all about the right place at the right time

@LadyLoveliness

A massive thanks to staff who helped my father after a fall. He says he received timely & caring support.

@dazrochford

Credit to your paramedics in looking after my poorly mum #quickresponse #caringparamedics #thankyou

@Quiksilverlayde

Great work these guys do. Thanks for helping our elderly neighbour

@RichardJWebb25

Thanks to Matt, Jim, Chloe & Barry for looking after me this morning

@GleefulKaz

Thank you to your team today coming out after a 111 call. They were wonderful

@hellygraham

Fantastic response on 999 call and ambulance crew tonight in Oxford at rush hour. Thank you

@NicolaAvery

SAVE A LIFE

Find your nearest defibrillator Find it here

You are fantastic. Without you we might not be here guys

@tracytolley1

Huge shout out to SCAS paramedic Anna who attended at Lockerley yesterday morning #grateful #thankyou #wontforgetyou

@harpangel52

A massive thanks to the guys attended my husband the other night. You were fantastic!

@MCNAndyDownes

We had an emergency in Portsmouth Harbour your crew were brilliant and we cannot thank you enough. An awesome service!

@ballisticbuggy

Thank you so much to the brilliant paramedic Derek who treated my daughter today. He was there within 5 mins

@littlesaira

WORK FOR US

A wide range of clinical and non-clinical roles Find out more

SCAS IN NUMBERS

Residential population

Urgent calls each year

Number of vehicles

Community First Responders

SCAS LATEST

Vote for who you think deserves the People’s Pride Award

South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS) is...
Read More

SCAS Chief Executive’s response to new ambulance standards announcement

Earlier today, NHS England announced it is to introduce new...
Read More

Wokingham CFR clocks up 1,000th emergency call out

On Tuesday 11 July, Wokingham Community First Responder (CFR), David...
Read More

Aylesbury school children raise £1,500 for ambulance service

Paramedics from South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust...
Read More

999 for life-threatening emergencies only

South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS) is...
Read More

Emergency Services Day – 16 July 2017

Sun 16 July 10th GAFIRS Emergency Services Day Gosport Lifeboat...
Read More

Southampton Mela – 15 July 2017

Sat 15 July - 12pm-6pm - Southampton Mela Hoglands Park, Palmerston...
Read More

ASDA Aware – Think Safe Event – 29 July 2017

Saturday 29 July - ASDA Aware - Think Safe Event  - Asda Eastleigh...
Read More

Gosport Family Fun Day 2017 – 22 July 2017

Saturday 22 July 2017 - 10:30–16:30 - Gosport Family Fun Day 2017,...
Read More

Restart A Heart Day – Monday 16 October 2017

Thanks to hundreds of events planned across the UK, we’re delighted...
Read More