Public support is essential in keeping your air ambulance flying!
By joining the REDS, you will help to provide us with a steady income; one we can rely on. Regular donations help us to plan ahead and make developments to our service, thus improving patient care and the level of treatment that can be provided to patients at the scene of serious incidents. For example, 2013 saw the launch of the charity’s blood transfusion service. This enables our medical crews to care for those patients who are in desperate need of a blood transfusion, before they get to a hospital.
There are several different levels of regular giving to suit every pocket, and all really help our medical crews to save lives. It couldn’t be easier to join the REDS, simply download and complete the Direct Debit form at the bottom of this page, and return it to FREEPOST KSSAAT (no stamp or other address details required).
We can’t thank you enough for your support.
Become a REDS SupporterJust 50p per week (£2 per month)
A donation of just £2 per month could help us to buy bubble wrap. Bubble wrap is an essential piece of life-saving equipment; it keeps a patient warm. Traumatised patients lose their body heat very quickly, even in hot environments. Bubble wrap provides the most effective means of preserving body heat; it can make the difference between bleeding to death and survival.
All our REDS Supporters will receive:
- Welcome letter
- Photograph of our helicopter
- Car sticker
- Regular updates from the charity
- Annual newsletter
Become a REDS Friend£2 per week (£8 per month)
A donation of £2 per week could buy the drugs we need to anaesthetise a patient and provide complete pain relief. This is vital in the treatment of serious head injuries.
All our REDS Friends will receive:
- All the benefits of being a Supporter PLUS
- Charity pin badge
Become a REDS Life-Saver£5 per week (£20 per month)
A donation of £5 per week can really make a difference to so many lives. This could buy us ten bags of saline to replace lost fluids in critically ill patients.
All our REDS Life-Savers will receive:
- All the benefits of being a Friend PLUS
- A die cast model of our MD902 Explorer