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Being a Volunteer with Red Cross or St John Ambulance

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My Angels

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Hello All,

Is anyone here a member of the British Red Cross or St John Ambulance as I'm thinking of joining one of them,as I have problems with mental health I'm worried that I might not be able to join. I've always had a problem with low self esteem and self confidence and thought this would give me it back, the problem is that my family keep asking if I can cope with it which doesn't help me.

I've always had medication for depression that I take on a night so it doesn't effect me during the day but I also have type 2 diabetes which is controlled with exercise and diet. The more my family members question me on where I can do it or not the more a question myself, it seems like I'm talking myself out of it but I just have a lot of self doubt. Has anyone been a member or are you a member now, if anyone has any advice I'd be really very gratefully to hear it.
Thanks all.:confused:
 
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smokinghorse

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Hi l was in the st john, for many years as an officer their should be no problem as you do as little or as much as you feel.
 
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