Getting support during an emergency or incident
Last updated: 14 November 2019

First aid and healthcare

St Andrew's First Aid

St Andrew's First Aid is a charity that aims to:

  • share life-saving skills
  • help local communities prepare for the unexpected
  • support the emergency services during major incidents

Phone: 0300 466 6999

British Association for Immediate Care, Scotland (BASICS)

BASICS Scotland is a charity that runs courses in pre-hospital care for:

  • GPs
  • Nurses
  • paramedics

Phone: 0176 466 3671

Scottish Emergency Rider Volunteer Service

The Scottish Emergency Rider Volunteer Service provides an emergency courier service to the NHS.

Phone: 0701 704 3999 (24 hour service)