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St. John Ambulance has played an integral role in the fabric of Canadian communities since 1883. While our core services revolve around first aid training and community services we also offer a variety of initiatives across Canada.

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November is CPR Month

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A sudden cardiac arrest is a medical emergency that can happen to anyone, at any time, no matter a person’s level of fitness or health. It occurs when heart function ceases abruptly, causing the heart...

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Opioid Poisoning Response Training

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The COVID-19 pandemic is not the only national public health crisis impacting our communities today.  For more than a decade now, frontline workers and communities across Canada have been battling the...

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St. John of Jerusalem Eye Hospital

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St John of Jerusalem Eye Hospital Group is the only charitable provider of expert eye care in the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem, treating patients regardless of ethnicity, religion or ability to...

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Committed to post-secondary education

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We are proud to offer bursary and scholarship awards to eligible volunteers who have vision, goals and a commitment to serving their community.