St John

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

Answering 545,646 emergency calls for ambulances in the last year, St John is committed to improving the health and wellbeing of New Zealanders and is playing an increasing role in meeting the broader health needs of New Zealand communities. St John relies on the generosity of the public to support its emergency ambulance services and free community health services. In the last year, St John taught 135,696 preschool and primary school-aged children about injury prevention and how to respond in an emergency.

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

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"The ambos are amazingly well trained and real angels of the health system."


"St John looks after us and they offer great support to communities."


"St John is vital."