Community First Responders
The North West Ambulance Service will provide one set of emergency equipment and pagers for the scheme.
Ideally the scheme would work better if each volunteer had a full set of equipment and it is hoped that this may be achieved. To enable this we need to raise funds to purchase emergency equipment, defibrillators and to pay for pager rental.
The Dufton CFR Committee has been established to manage funds raised by the community and to seek grant applications as appropriate.
The scheme relies on the fundraising efforts of the local community:
This is a Community First Responder scheme and to be successful it will depend on the community to support
Some remote rural properties can be difficult for the Ambulance Service to find easily. If you think this may be the case for you home or place of work you can let the Service know of you location here.