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” I have supported I.M.P.S. for over 10 years”

Finmere CE Primary School recently visited the Horton Hospital in Banbury for their I.M.P.S. visit.  Have a look at their  facebook page and see what they got up to during the morning. Their teacher said “As a year 6 teacher I have supported I.M.P.S. for over 10 years. It remains relevant and important and every […]

An important “hands on” activity…

Here are some recent comments we have had from teachers showing how much I.M.P.S. is valued by the community. “An important “hands on” experience. Appropriately pitched for year 6 as the children approach secondary and greater independence it is important to have and revise these life skills”  Teacher, The Batt School, Witney, Oxon “Children remember […]

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 […]

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 […]

Drowning prevention week 16 – 26 June 2017

Drowning Prevention Week is the national campaign from the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) and will run between 16 – 26 June 2017. One person drowns every 20 hours in the UK and hundreds more suffer life changing injuries through near drowning. By spreading water safety advice far and wide, Drowning Prevention Week […]

Safe children: sharing is caring.

This year, Child Safety Week takes place from Monday 5th to Sunday 11th June 2017, with the theme Safe children: sharing is caring. Friends, families, communities and professionals are being asked to show they care by playing their part in keeping children safe and sharing their experience and knowledge – not just about the horrors […]

Glory Farm and the AED

We have just received this email from Glory Farm School in Bicester, Oxfordshire and are delighted that they followed up the government half price AED offer.* “Our year 6 pupils attended I.M.P.S. training in September and were all really impressed with how the AED could save a life and how easy it was to use. […]

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Do you know how to save a victim of sudden cardiac arrest? Check and see how you would get on by taking this quiz.   

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