999 Call madeEmergency Medical Dispatchers priortise a call as life threatening and dispatch emergency resources
Local CFR's ArriveCommunity First Responders arrive on scene and provide immediate life support to the patient and reassurance to the family
Ambulance arrivalAn ambulance crew or Rapid Response Paramedic arrives and takes over care of the patient.
We are a small group of people living or working in Penkridge and the surrounding South Staffordshire villages who volunteer in partnership with West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) to respond to life threatening emergency medical calls, providing vital assistance to people who are ill or injured prior to the arrival of the Emergency Ambulance.
- Providing vital assistance, promoting recovery and occasionally, making the difference between life and death -Our aim is also to help raise funds, providing vital life saving equipment for the responders to use, support running costs and help with general administration.
First Aid and emergency responder trainingOur volunteers are currently undertaking additional training with the ambulance service to expand what they can do to he ...Read More
Thank you to our partners for expanding life saving defibrillators for our communitiesOur CFR team are continuing to work with other partners to expand and develop the provision of easy to use heart defibri ...Read More