St John Ambulance England and The Islands

Address 27 St. John`s Lane, Clerkenwell, London, EC 1M 4BU
Phone +44 20 7324 4000
Fax +44 20 7324 4001
Date & Place of Foundation Priori of: October 1999
Legal Status Registered charity and company limited by guarantee



  • Event services: We provide medical cover for events - from major sporting fixtures and music festivals to public gatherings
  • Community first responders: Our volunteers are trained to attend emergency calls and provide care until the ambulance arrives
  • Ambulance services: We play a crucial role in supporting the emergency services
  • Volunteering: Our volunteers provide first aid in their communities, keeping people safe at events, and working with the NHS when lives are on the line
  • Workplace training: We are the leading provider of workplace trainig in England, reaching over 250,000 people a year
  • Young people and schools: Over half of the people we train are under 18. We don't just teach life saving skills - we offer saving opportunities as well
  • Community projects: We run a range of projects in communities across England, including a Carers Support Programme and homeless service
  • RISE: We teach first aid and leadership skills to young people not in employment, education or training


Statistics (2017)


  • 28.100 St John volunteers
  • 379.000 people trained in life saving skills through our training programmes
  • Over 96,000 people treated through our events and ambulance work
  • St John Ambulance reached more than 1.600.000 people in 2017
  • We provide fully trained and equipped personnel at more than 26,000 events every year


 Find the statistics of St. John Ambulance from 2017 here.

Read the Activity Report 2018 of St John Ambulane here.