Find out about the story of St John Cymru and how we became Wales' leading first aid charity.
Champions League Finals
We provided first aid cover at the Champions League Final in Cardiff; the biggest sporting event in the world.
Wales' 10th Grand Slam
Wales won their 10th Grand Slam with us by their side, on hand to care for thousands of fans.
A Breath of Life
Ran a Breath of Life campaign across Wales, which saw 18,000 people receive ﬁrst aid training in a week.
First Aid in Schools
First Aid was officially brought in the school curriculum in Wales as we began teaching first aid in schools through our many divisions.
Mobile Treatment Units
Were ﬁrst used in Wales to take ﬁrst aid treatments and emergency response out into the community.
St John Cymru Wales were on the scene as ﬁrst responders to help survivors of the Aberfan disaster.
World War Two
St John Cymru Nurses were providing ﬁrst aid and medical care at hospitals and in the community during World War Two air raids.
Training in Welsh
Translated the Preliminary Course in First Aid and Nursing into Welsh to make ﬁrst aid skills and information accessible to the Welsh speaking people of Wales.
Our First Cadets
The ﬁrst Cadet brigade was set up in Wales for children and young people to learn vital ﬁrst aid skills.
World War One
Members of St John Cymru were on the battleﬁelds of World War One treating and transporting the injured.