A letter of thanks

If you have any doubts about the value of Community First Responders, this letter from a patient highlights just how important a service we provide

“I am writing to thank you for all that you did for me following my cardiac arrest.  Without exception, all of the medical staff at the QE including my surgeon confirmed […]

By |November 12th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Fastaid join with WMAS for Restart a Heart Day

Wednesday 16 October was Restart a Heart Day and once again Fastaid joined forces with members of West Midlands Ambulance Service to train school children across the West Midlands in CPR.

Across the country hundreds of thousands of children are given the skills to save lives. We are proud to have helped train over 2,000 children in our area. […]

By |October 17th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

The benefit of a defibrillator

RC 439 wasn’t even booked on duty but when he was asked to attend a gentleman who had collapsed; he was there in seconds.  He identified the 65 year old was in cardiac arrest.  Working with staff on the premises, the in house defibrillator was used to deliver just one shock.  The patient resumed a […]

By |August 29th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

A New Vehicle for FastAid

We said we have some special news, well here it is…

Thanks to our friends at Land Rover we are now the proud owners of a new Land Rover Discovery. We applied to the Solihull plant to help us with a new response vehicle and after a successful application to their Moto Vate Committee we were […]

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Goodbye Andy Carr

We said good bye to one of our Responders today, Andy Carr. Andy was a Giant in all he did, his humanity and care for others was so genuine. Andy joined us after a long and successful career in the Fire Service.

He responded with skill, passion and a desire to make a difference to all. […]

By |February 15th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Goodbye Andy Carr

Fancy becoming a friend of FastAid?

FastAid isn’t all about responding to emergency calls. If you would like to help but don’t want to become a CFR then this could be for you. We need lots of help with fundraising, training and all sorts of non-operational roles. If you can help then become a friend of FastAid and play a vital […]

By |September 20th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Fancy becoming a friend of FastAid?

Coming Soon…

We have some fantastic news coming soon thanks to our friends at Land Rover, watch this space

By |July 11th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Coming Soon…

Research Garage come to our Aid, Fast!

A BIG Thank you to our friends at Research Garage Group in Nuneaton, once again they have kindly helped us by servicing another Jeep. This kind of support really is what keeps us operating. Great people if you are Looking for an  Abarth, Alfa Romeo Fiat or Peugeot  – new or used.sildenafil citrate tablets cenforce […]

By |October 19th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Research Garage come to our Aid, Fast!

We are recruiting

FastAid is looking to strengthen its team of Community First Responders. If you are interested in making a difference within your community and would like to apply please contact Andy Jeynes – – search Community First Responder/West Midlands for more information as the roles will be advertised soon.
All Community First Responder recruitment is via the NHS […]

By |June 14th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Volunteer Responder of the Year

We are proud to announce that our very own Terry Flower has be presented with the Community First Responder of the year award.
Terry attended a presentation evening held by West Midlands Ambulance Service and was presented with his award from  Anthony Marsh, WMAS Chief Officer.  
A fantastic achievement as Terry was chosen from the whole […]

By |April 24th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Volunteer Responder of the Year