How you can help

Narantuyaa* and her family are livestock herders in Mongolia’s Darkhan Province, where Red Cross has helped the community identify and protect themselves from the risk of natural disasters. *Name has been changed to protect identity. Australian Red Cross / Mareike Guensche

Become a regular giver

Help us to support vulnerable people in Australia and further afield by making a monthly donation. You can nominate the amount you’re comfortable with and we’ll automatically deduct it from your account each month. We’ll also keep you up to speed with how your donation is making a difference. Visit or call 1800 811 700.

Leave a gift in your will

Leaving Red Cross a bequest is a great way to positively impact the future without taking away from today. We can help you to professionally prepare your Will so that you can leave a lasting legacy for generations to come.

Become a member

Join the Red Cross community and play an important role in our humanitarian activities by fundraising, volunteering and locally promoting our work. Members have been at the heart of Red Cross in Australia since our very beginning.

Fundraise for us

We can help you to organise your own fundraising event, providing plenty of tools and advice. You can kick off an event on your own, with friends, as an organisation, or as part of a school or community group.

Volunteer locally or overseas

We have exciting volunteering opportunities in your local community, around Australia and with Red Cross in Asia, the Pacific and Africa. Through the partnership between Australian Red Cross and AusAID, you can also volunteer with Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and their partner organisations in several countries around the world.

Become a young humanitarian

There are all kinds of activities that Red Cross youth can get involved in to ‘make their move’ on the world. We currently have around 10,000 young humanitarians supporting our work, and there’s always room for more.

Give Blood

Many Australians wouldn’t be alive today if ordinary people didn’t roll up their sleeves and give blood. Every time you donate you can save three lives. To make an appointment call 13 14 95 or visit

Learn at Red Cross College

We teach over 40 courses in areas like first aid and professional development, and our services are open to individuals, communities, agencies and businesses. We provide quality training that helps transform lives. To find out more, call 1300 367 428.


Our Red Cross Shops sell a range of quality items and clothing, so you can support our work while picking up a new outfit.Our shops provide opportunities to volunteer or donate your second-hand goods and you can even shop online at


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