Baby and Child First Aid

Categories: First aid, Child health


The British Red Cross Baby and Child First Aid app provides simple, easy-to-learn skills to help a baby or child in a first aid emergency.

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Who is it suitable for?

The app is ideal for parents, grandparents, family members or anyone who wants to learn how to help babies or children in a range of first aid situations.

How does it work?

The app features useful tips, animations and video clips, helping you learn what to do in a wide range of first aid situations, from choking to broken bones.

You can test your knowledge using the app's built-in first aid quizzes, and there's also a handy device to record your child's medication needs and any allergies.

As the information you need is all hosted on the app itself, no internet connection is needed once it's been downloaded, making it fast and easy to access.

Report an issue

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How do I access it?

The Baby and Child First Aid app is free to download from the App Store and Google Play.

Page last reviewed: 16/07/2018
Next review due: 16/07/2021


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