Modern day!

This weekend I was having a really interesting chat with a young lad who is at university. We were discussing various things, but most of all how modern day life is different to that of only a few decades ago. I don’t consider myself to be ‘old’ but found myself …

World Diabetes Day

World Diabetes day aims to educate people about the condition. Education is key to prevention. Informing people who are at risk of getting the condition to spot the signs means they can take action. With the right information, people who are already living with the condition can manage it effectively. …

First aid person arriving at scene of ill person. Outdoors.

Tourniquets make the news

Tourniquets can be life saving in an emergency. They are used to stem the flow of blood from a wound. With a severe bleed, casualties can lose catastrophic amounts of blood. Read the inspirational story of PSCO Matthew Kieboom here and learn how he used an improvised tourniquet using a belt and …

New eLearning Courses

We are excited to announce our new eLearning courses which you will be able to access from our website soon. Click HERE to view some information about our new Health and Social Care online courses or HERE to view some information on our new Health and Safety online courses. If you would like information …

First aid person putting injured party in recovery position and calling for help.

Emergency First Aid at Work Course

Join us for First Aid training What – Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work. When – Friday 7th December 9am to 4pm Where – Papworth Village Hall This course is relevant for anyone who is a First Aider in the workplace or needs to refresh their Emergency …

How much stress do children cause??

An article in the Independent (online) reported that children cause their parents stress six times a day according to research. With two slightly older children of 11 and 13yrs, I think the stressors for me have changed over the years. See the Article According to the research, stress is caused …

Support CitizenAid

  Have you heard of CitizenAid? This is a fantastic UK charity whose mission is to empower the public to save lives. They aim to achieve this by preparing individuals, communities and organisations to deal with multiple casualties, in particular from deliberate attacks such as knife attacks, active shooters, vehicle …