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Queen’s award for local CFRs

Maidenhead and Windsor Community First Responders (CFRs) have been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK. Cheryl Mathews and Andy Crowhurst, Joint Co-ordinators of the Maidenhead and Windsor...

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John’s one million miles for patients in Berkshire

The Proclaimers famously sang about walking 500 miles but Volunteer Car Driver, John Salter, from Newbury has chalked up over 1 million miles driving for SCAS. Volunteer car drivers play an important role in SCAS’ Non-Emergency Patient Transport Service, helping get...

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Kelly Donates £500 Win to SCAS

Kelly Ebanja, Business Development Executive at Teneo Ltd, the Specialist Integrator of Next Generation Technology based in Sulhamstead, Reading, chose South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS) NHS Foundation Trust’s League of Friends to receive a donation of £500 from...

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New Responder for New Milton

Penny Smith, the New Milton Scheme Co-ordinator, said: “A prompt response by a trained individual with a defibrillator really can save lives.”

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Thames Valley Co-Responder partnership

South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS) and fire services across the Thames Valley (Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service, Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service and Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes Fire and Rescue Service) are celebrating a new...

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Life-Saving Defib Donated

At a ceremony on Monday 21 March, a newly installed Public Access Defibrillator (PAD) was unveiled at Dinton Pastures Country Park in Hurst, near Wokingham. Opened in 1979, facilities and the environment at Dinton Pastures have been developed and steadily improved and...

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New Patient Transport contract

We are proud to announce the start of the new contract to provide the Non-Emergency Patient Transport Service (NEPTS) across the Thames Valley region on 1 April 2016. This is a new contract which brings together three existing contracts covering Berkshire, Oxfordshire...

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Volunteer Car Drivers Wanted

  Volunteer Car Drivers Needed in Oxfordshire and Portsmouth Enjoy driving? Have some spare time and your own vehicle? Then why not apply to become a volunteer car driver for South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS). Volunteer car drivers play an...

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More BME community members needed

Join our free membership Make your voice count! SCAS is looking for people from Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) communities to join our Foundation Trust. We are committed to promoting equality of opportunity and celebrating cultural diversity within the communities we...

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