Every year over 3,500 people around Scotland are treated by the Ambulance Service after having a cardiac arrest. Unfortunately only around 1 in 12 people will survive.
So let’s be ready. We’re asking you to say ‘I’ll do it’ and be one of 500,000 people in Scotland getting trained in CPR.
More about the strategy
30 May 2018
Following a successful project from Hunters of Kinross, ‘Scottish Craft Butchers at the Heart of the Community’ has been launched. These businesses are encouraging members of their community to step up and do CPR should they ever need to.
14 May 2018
The finalists for this year’s Scottish Charity Awards have been announced with Young Scot receiving a nomination in the Cracking Campaign Category for the #SaveALifeScot Lets be ready campaign.
09 May 2018
On Monday 9th of April, the partnership launched a brand new video at Braehead Centre in Glasgow. Shona Robison, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport attended to mark the occasion!
17 Apr 2018
The nurses launched their project in April 2017 and have been visiting Lanarkshire schools ever since, training youngsters in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) by using their favourite teddy bears as ‘patients’.
14 Feb 2018
Last week Save a Life for Scotland, Scottish Ambulance Service, Largs First Responders, and Heartstart Ayrshire & Arran worked together to share life-saving skill of CPR to Sportscotland’s hub officers in Inverclyde.