We provide vital basic life support to those in the most life threatening of medical conditions. We cover many rural villages.
Banbury, Chipping Norton and surrounding area CFR
We provide volunteer responder cover in the rural areas of the community, trained by South Central Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust. We carry lifesaving medical equipment including a defibrillator, oxygen and airway management devices.
What we do
We provide basic life support care until the arrival of the ambulance. We carry oxygen and a defibrillator as well as other medical equipment and pain relief. We can be with a patient very quickly – providing emergency care in the critical time before the ambulance arrives.
We are very grateful to all those who have donated money, time and energy to the local CFR scheme for this community. If you live locally, or run a local business, and could help us with our fundraising we would love to hear from you.
Some CFRs run events where you can ‘meet the team’.
This area will display all events that the South Central Ambulance Charity are aware of.
CFRs often get asked to attend events such as a village fete or fair in order to demonstrate vital life saving skills and collect on behalf of our charity.
If you are organising an event and would like us to attend, please email us.
Some schemes have volunteers who are qualified to provide first aid cover at local events. To find out if we can do this for you please email us.
hours on call by all SCAS CFRs in 2015
calls responded to in this area in 2015
c/o David England, Community Liaison and Training Officer
Unit B23 Bridge House