• Mental Health First Aid

    Why small businesses need to be more engaged with mental health – Inside Small Business

    | 22 May 2017

    Many small businesses are well aware of the possible health issues that can effect their staffs ability to perform adequately at work. However, there is a common illness that is highly prevalent in the work force but is often overlooked and that is; mental health. With 1 in 5 Australian adults experiencing symptoms of mental […]

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  • Fainting First Aid

    Fainting First Aid

    | 16 May 2017

    Fainting can be a fairly common occurrence, but nonetheless it is concerning to see someone collapse in front of you with no warning. You may not know if they’re simply fainting or having a serious incident such as a sudden cardiac arrest that could result in death. Once you learn the correct fainting First Aid […]

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  • St John VIC Volunteers

    St John Ambulance invites the Warrnambool community to get behind the cause – The Standard

    | 14 May 2017

    St John Ambulance Victoria has been working for the Service of Humanity for over 134 years, in 2017. St John Victoria’s mission is to provide the public with First-Aid related services which build individual and community resilience. St John aims to have volunteers present at community events, public gatherings and civil emergencies. Our volunteers are […]

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  • St John Ambulance Volunteer Requirements – What it Really Takes

    | 12 May 2017

    We get a huge amount of volunteer enquiries every month – up to 150 in Victoria alone. We’re very fortunate and humbled that so many people want to join us in delivering First Aid services to the community at festivals and events. Our volunteers are so incredibly valued by the public when they’re out and […]

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  • Royal Visit – Caufield Glen Eira Leader

    | 09 May 2017

    St John Victoria’s vision is to have at least one person educated, equipped, and prepared to provide life-saving First Aid in every household, workplace and public gathering in Victoria. St John believes early education on first aid is crucial to achieving this goal. This inspired the St John Victoria First Aid in schools initiative which has […]

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  • St John Victoria Volunteer

    National Volunteer Week: Ballarat thanks hard workers – The Courier

    | 08 May 2017

    It takes complete humility, compassion and selflessness to volunteer your spare time to providing care and assistance to your community. At St John Victoria we are very fortunate that our volunteers fully encompass these traits. We are so incredibly grateful for their ongoing commitment and efforts to contribute to the safety of our community and build resilience across […]

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  • CPR Training St John

    First Aid Taught To A Driving Rhythm – The Senior

    | 26 Apr 2017

    As part of our CPR Lab tour of retirement communities in Victoria, we recently visited Cumberland View in Wheelers Hill. The Senior published this piece online to spread the word, you can take a look here.

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  • Camping First Aid Myths – Practical Parenting

    | 13 Apr 2017

    Just in time for Easter camping trips away in the wilderness, Practical Parenting published this handy guide on camping first aid myths in collaboration with St John Ambulance. It covers what to do and what not to do for a bee sting, dehydration, snakebite and burns around the camp fire. Going bush can be dangerous, […]

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  • Wilderness First Aid Tips for Camping and Hiking

    Going Camping? Wilderness First Aid Tips

    | 11 Apr 2017

    When we ask people why they’re completing First Aid training with us, often they’re keen campers or hikers and want some wilderness First Aid advice in case something should go awry when they’re possibly hours or days away from help. The risks are magnified when you’re in dense bush and a location without a mobile […]

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  • What Is Mental Health First Aid

    What Is Mental Health First Aid and How Can I Help in a Crisis?

    | 05 Apr 2017

    Mental Health First Aid is one of those courses we all think is a good idea, but how many of us have done a course? With 1 in 5 Australian adults experiencing symptoms of mental illness during any 12 month period, the likelihood you could need to use skills taught in a mental health first […]

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