St John

ALL AROUND NEW ZEALAND, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, St John cares for communities, helping people in emergency situations, and people who are sick or injured. St John provides emergency ambulance services to nearly 90% of the population and in 97% of New Zealand’s geographic locations. St John helps people in their time of greatest need.

Answering 533,669 emergency calls for ambulances in the last year, St John is vigilant in its mission to put the health and wellbeing of its patients at the forefront of its care and services.

St John is a charity and relies on the generosity of the public for donations which support its front line ambulance services and community programmes. In 2018, St John went into schools, teaching 130,860 preschool and primary school– aged children injury prevention and how to respond to emergency environments.

St John touches the lives of thousands of Kiwis every year, making it one of New Zealand’s most trusted charities and healthcare service providers.

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"An invaluable service that impacts how every single person in this country can receive emergency health care."


"Great charity. Can see donations in action."


"They provide an essential service for saving lives."