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The Community Hero award

The Community Hero award recognises individuals or groups of people who have used first aid, or campaigning or volunteering for first aid and health to make a difference in the community. 

 The criteria includes individuals or groups who have:

  • improved community resilience through first aid
  • championed first aid in their community, (for example, holding community workshops to teach first aid) 
  • campaigned for first aid resulting in a positive outcome, (for example, convincing a local sport club to install a defibrillator)
  • used mental health first aid to improve wellbeing or make a difference in their community, (for example, supporting someone during a personal crisis where they were at risk of harming themselves).

Please read our entry regulations before submitting a nomination.

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Winners quote

'First aid is a really important skill; it's something that we all need. If everyone had that little bit of knowledge, they would have the confidence to save someone's life.'

Nathan Cane, Special Commendation 2017


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