Patients
40,012

Total patients treated

Clock
7.5 minutes

Average flight time

Stethoscope
1,656

Patients treated last year

Heartbeat
5

Seriously injured patients per day

Announcement

Please note that from 16 August until 21 August you may experience some difficulty in contacting our charity’s fundraising office by phone. This is due to a planned reorganising of the office which may affect some teams receiving incoming calls. If you would prefer to contact us by email  during this time please use info@londonsairambulance.org.uk

Neil in the helicopter

Watch our new TV advert

When a life is on the line in London, every second counts. We have created a new TV campaign to help spread the message about our work.

Paramedics heading toward the helicopter

What happens on a mission

Have you ever wondered what happens high above London when someone in the city needs urgent help from our team? 

Patient Stories

Read our patients’ stories to learn more about the care London’s Air Ambulance provides on-scene, and the impact that this has on our patients, their families and their recoveries.

Jemma's Story

You are in your home, where you should be safe. But then, your world changes. Jemma was at home…

Jessica

Jessica was just 25 when she was involved in a serious road traffic collision outside of her house…

Where are you now

We have created a Facebook Group called London's Air Ambulance - Where are you now? to…

"To us, the team at London’s Air Ambulance are absolute heroes. My son wouldn’t be alive today if it wasn’t for this life saving charity…"

Get Involved

There are a number of ways you can support London’s Air Ambulance Charity such as holding a fundraising event in your local community, joining our weekly lottery with the chance of winning £1,000 or joining us as a volunteer.

Fundraising

There are many different ways to support London’s Air Ambulance in your local area, whether you would like to hold an event of your own, host a collection pot, or fundraise through your school or community group.

Lottery

Join our weekly lottery draw and have the chance to win our top prize of £1,000. By joining you also provide us with a vital source of regular income and enable us to maintain our life-saving service.

Hold a Tea Party

My Life Saving Tea Party is a perfect way to have a lot of fun with your friends, family, colleagues and community while raising money to keep saving lives.

Who we are

London’s Air Ambulance is the charity that delivers an advanced trauma team to London’s most seriously injured patients. Using a helicopter from 08:00 to sunset, and rapid response cars at night or in adverse weather situations, London’s Air Ambulance brings the hospital to the patient when time is critical.

Events and Fundraising

Whether you want to run, cycle, abseil or take part in another personal challenge to raise money, we would love for you to get involved and help us treat an average of five patients every day.

London's Air Ambulance Helipad Abseil 2019

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In 2019 we will need another round of fearless fundraisers to launch themselves from the highest rooftop helipad in Europe. Join the London's Air Ambulance abseil team and descend The Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel from 17 floors up. The free hang aspect (no body contact with the wall!) only adds to the sense of exhilaration as you experience the East London skyline from a whole…

Royal Parks Half Marathon 2019

The stunning 13.1 mile route takes in the Capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads,  and four of London’s eight Royal Parks – Hyde Park, Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens. 

Sponsor a friend

Sponsor a friend

If someone you know has set up an online fundraising page to raise money for us, you can help them reach their target by donating directly to their page

Set Up a Fundraising Page

Set Up a Fundraising Page

Got an idea for a fundraising event that’s not featured on our website? Perhaps you want to arrange your own event at your local school, workplace or sports club? Or have you signed up to a charity run or charity cycle? Set up your fundraising page and start fundraising today.

Just Giving

Donate today

Without the support of the community it would not be possible to continue our life saving work. Your donation today could save the life of a loved one tomorrow.

News & Stories

The Duke of Cambridge becomes Patron of our 30th anniversary campaign

The Duke of Cambridge has today become Patron of London's Air Ambulance's 30th …

Mission statistics for 2018 released

Today we are releasing our mission statistics for 2018 in order to raise awareness of the work we…

Smithy Street Primary School visits our charity

Last week, we were delighted to host girls from Smithy Street Primary School to learn about the…