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Fun for all the family at the Blenheim 7k.

What about a fun day out for all the family in the grounds of Blenheim Palace on April 29th 2018 for only the cost of one entry fee. (supporters come free) Bring a picnic, make a day of it and take part in the Blenheim 7k. Children can take part in the schools challenge and […]

Boy’s quick and effective action averted life changing skin grafts

We have recently received this email from one of our teachers.  Thanks to I.M.P.S. teaching children emergency life skills, this mother has been saved the anguish and pain of receiving life changing surgery on her face and neck. Notwithstanding the emotional cost that this would bring to herself, family and friends – think of the […]

Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. supporting Road Safety Week. November 20th – 26th 2017

Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. are supporting Road Safety Week 2017. The I.M.P.S. team will be found manning a stall in the main concourse of the John Radcliffe Main Hospital, on Wednesday 22nd November between 10am and 2pm.  Come along, say hello and pledge your support to the Speed Down Save Lives theme for 2017 by having your […]

Vote for Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. at Tesco

You have still got time to vote for I.M.P.S. in the Tesco Bags of Help scheme. All you have to do is to make a purchase (anything will do) Ask for a token Put your token in the box that says I.M.P.S. If we get the most tokens overall, we win a £4000 grant to […]

#RestartAHeart day

European Restart a Heart day takes place on Monday 16th October. Restart a Heart Day is an annual initiative which aims to train as many people as possible in CPR in one day, so that more people know these life saving skills. Oxford, Nottingham, Hull and Manchester I.M.P.S. will be proud to support restart a […]

30,000 and counting!

Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. has reached the target of teaching 30,000 children how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Amber is a pupil at SS Philip and James in Oxford and she attended an I.M.P.S. session with her class recently.  Little did she know that morning that she would be chosen as our poster girl to […]

Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. calls out for votes to bag a share of bag fund

OXFORDSHIRE INJURY MINIMIZATION PROGRAMME FOR SCHOOLS (I.M.P.S.) is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 – raised from carrier bag sales in Tesco stores – being awarded to local […]

So Long Leonard – fund raising event for Oxfordshire I.M.P.S.

Faringdon Dramatic Society are proud to announce a second date to see their fantastic performance of “So Long Leonard” – a fan letter to the late Leonard Cohen in song, dance and spoken word. You can watch the free performance at The Trout Inn in Lechlade on Saturday 9th September.  Food is available from 6.30pm-7.30pm […]

NHS launches video to keep kids safe this summer

NHS launches video to keep kids safe this summer Commissioners in East Berkshire have launched an online video to keep kids safe in the summer holidays. Called ‘Keep your kids live and kicking this summer’, the video highlights the risks of leaving babies and infants unsupervised near water or open windows, particularly when parents and […]

Dog Bite Prevention Week. 2017

Dog Bite Prevention Week UK begins on June 25th – July 2nd 2017 and aims to highlight the way dog bites can be prevented through heightened awareness and education both of dog owners and members of the public. 77% of dog bites come from a family dog or a friends dog.   You can find […]

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