St. John Ambulance

Who We Are/Our Mission

  1. St. John Ambulance is an international humanitarian organization and is a foundation of the Order of St. John. As Canada's standard for excellence in first aid and CPR services, St. John Ambulance offers innovative programs, ensuring Canadians receive the best quality training. Our mission to enable everyone to improve their health safety, and quality of life through training, education, resources, and service to the community. We carry out our mission through community service, and first aid, and CPR training. Community Services volunteers include uniformed members who serve communities across Canada, providing first aid and emergency response support, as well as improving the quality of life for people confined to a health care facility through our Therapy Dog visitation program. Our volunteers contribute millions of hours to Canadian communities each year.


DBSA Funding Allotments

Funds received through donations help cover the costs of running the Therapy Dog Program, Youth Leadership program and the Medical First Responder programs. Such costs include training, uniforms, first aid supplies and equipment.

DBSA Funds in Action