Keep your little ones safe with the British Red Cross’ baby and child first aid app

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Packed with useful videos, easy to follow advice and a test section – the new British Red Cross baby and child first aid app is absolutely free and only takes seconds to download. It features an A&E finder and a handy device enabling parents to record their child’s medication needs. Get this essential app on your smartphone or iPad now.


Simple, easy-to-understand advice and frequently asked questions on 17 first aid scenarios. Videos, step-by-step instructions and animations make it fun and easy to pick up.


Get expert tips on how to prepare for some of the most common emergency situations, from accidents in the garden to a fire at home. Sections include a list of tips and handy checklist.


Act fast when things go wrong. This instantly accessible, step-by-step section gives you the key information to know what to do in emergency first aid situations.


Find out how much you’ve learned in our test section, which provides a useful opportunity to check that you’ve picked up all the necessary skills.


Find out more about the life-saving work of the British Red Cross – including volunteering opportunities, latest news and how to sign up for a first aid course. Download this essential app today.

* Note that while emergency numbers throughout the app are for UK users, the information in this app will be useful to anyone, anywhere in the world.

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Have a look in the current issue of Gurgle magazine for £5 off First Aid for baby and child course (page 161)
To qualify for this offer simply enter the code online at or call 0844 412 2808 and quote GURGLE
Offer valid until 31st December 2013

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