Join New Zealand Red Cross and become part of the largest humanitarian organisation in the world.

Why join?

Be part of the largest humanitarian organisation in the world and:

  • Make a difference by volunteering.
  • Learn new skills.
  • Meet new people and make friends. 
  • Receive free First Aid training if you volunteer regularly. 
  • Use your skills to fundraise for to support our work in New Zealand and overseas. 
  • Lead your community to prepare for natural disasters.
  • Help to run New Zealand Red Cross by getting involved in a Branch or Area Council.
  • Vote in New Zealand Red Cross elections.

How to join

Anyone can join the New Zealand Red Cross and it is free.

To talk to someone about membership call 0800 RED CROSS (0800 633 2766)

What happens next  

Your local service centre will contact you to confirm your membership.  
In the meantime you can:

I joined the New Zealand Red Cross ten years ago. I've made new friends, learnt new skills and I feel like I'm making a difference to my community.