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A message from our CEO regarding Coronavirus (Covid-19)
To see what we are doing to ensure we respond to the needs of AAKSS patients, supporters, volunteers, staff and the communities we serve please click below.READ OUR STATEMENT
Above and beyond
The enhanced level of care our doctor and paramedic team deliver could save your life. By supporting us you could save someone else's.
Who we are
We’re an independent charity. We are dedicated to providing world-class emergency medical care for the people living, working and travelling in Kent, Surrey and Sussex.
What we do
Our specially equipped helicopters and highly skilled medical team operate 24 hours a day, every day. We get to the most critical patients as fast as possible, giving them the best pre-hospital treatment at the time and the place it’s needed most.
How we are funded
It costs more than £14m every year to keep us flying high. 89% comes from all the amazing people, who go above and beyond, donating and raising vital funds for our charity.
Fundraisers and Volunteers lay the foundations for our life-saving work
Your contribution could be vital to our 24-hour life-saving service. There are many ways you could help. Find out about fundraising or volunteering below.
Fundraise for us
Go above and beyond for Air Ambulance Kent Surrey Sussex! Join one of our challenge events, organise a coffee morning or quiz night, perhaps do a sponsored silence. Download our Fundraising Pack for inspiration – the only rules are to have fun and raise funds!
Volunteer for us
Keep us flying high, join our team of amazing volunteers! From helping in the office, to emptying our collection boxes, to giving talks to community groups, there are so many different ways to get involved and be part of our team.
I know that every pound we give to Air Ambulance Kent Surrey Sussex goes towards saving lives in some way. They are dependent on our donations just as much as we depend on the service they provide. It’s about making a difference.
Lotteries and Raffles
With £1,000 up for grabs every week and one-off chances to win prizes including a brand new MINI, our lotteries and raffles give supporters a brilliant opportunity to benefit from their own generosity. Most importantly, they are a vital source of income for our charity. It’s a genuine win-win situation!
Join our Regular Draw for a weekly chance to win a £1,000 and other cash prizes, and our SuperDraw will give you a chance to win a life-changing £25,000!
Take a chance! Play our raffles - you could take home a cash prize or even win a brand new car!
Patients and Relatives
Our journey with a patient and their family starts from the very moment the call comes in. We understand how emergency situations impact on the lives of all those affected and we are there to provide whatever support and help we can.
We can connect patients with the right people across the network of specialist hospitals in our region.
If you or a member of your family have been affected by our service you can find more information here.
Read the real stories of some of the thousands of people we are proud to have helped in recent years.
Find out how you can work with us to deliver life-saving care for people across Kent, Surrey and Sussex.
Through our partnership we want to do more than raise money, we want to build a relationship and give our partners a real insight into how they are making a difference.
Joining us as a sponsor is an idea way of aligning your business to a charity that makes a real difference while showcasing your business to the communities we serve.