Volunteering in the Service

A patient group in discussion

The Scottish Ambulance Service welcomes and encourages active participation both within our decision making and our service delivery. Below are a number of ways in which you can volunteer for the Service. For all volunteering positions within the Service you will have a contact member of staff, receive appropriate training and be able to claim reasonable expenses. Any support needs will also be provided on request. 

Become a member of your local Scottish Ambulance Service Patient Focus Public Involvement group, know as an “Involving People Group” Contact: Communications team

Apply to become a member of our National Patient Focus Public Involvement Steering Group
Contact: Communications team

Support the Infection Control team by performing hand hygiene audits
Contact: Susan Wilson

Join one of our Community First Responder schemes, there are 120 groups across Scotland

Alternatively, if you would like to just  to be kept up to date with the Service’s activities then please email us to receive our quarterly newsletter or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.