At a Glance

Each year, St John Ambulance Australia:

  • Delivers 380,000 first aid certificates, making it Australia’s largest first aid training provider;
  • Provides 1.4 million hours of voluntary service;
  • Treats 86,000 casualties.

St John Ambulance Australia has:

  • 10,000 first aid volunteers, in their familiar black and white uniforms, provide first aid coverage at public events and wherever crowds gather;
  • 3,600 Cadets (11-18 years) and over 700 Juniors (8-10 years) in its youth development program;
  • 2,400 non-uniformed community care volunteers, providing friendship, reassurance, survival skills and literacy support programs to those in need;
  • numerous other volunteers who support crucial fundraising and awareness programs;
  • 3,000 paid and volunteer ambulance officers in Western Australia and the Northern Territory, providing critical response and non-emergency patient transport;
  • 2,000 accredited, highly qualified and trained first aid instructors;
  • 350 paid staff members.