Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust

Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust

Charity information

Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust

Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust, fundraises to operate the helicopter emergency medical service for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. The helicopter is on-scene at an emergency incident in an average of just 12 minutes. It can reach patients in any part of Cornwall significantly reducing the time taken to get seriously ill patients the treatment they need. With over 27,000 missions completed and an average of three people given essential care every day – saving lives by saving time.

Founded 1987

  • Mission statement

    To relieve sickness and pain in the county of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly by assisting in the provision of an air ambulance helicopter and getting medically trained personnel to the scene of an incident as quickly as possible.

  • Aims

    Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust aims to:

    • Fund new AW169 Helicopter £2.5million by 2020
  • Overview

    Established: April 1987

    Registered Charity Number: 1133295

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 38

    Part time staff: 10

    Volunteers: 250

    Phone number: 01637 889926

    Address: Trevithick Downs Newquay Cornwall TR8 4DY

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