The St John Ambulance Brigade was established in Barbados in 1942. St John played an important role during the Second World War attending to injured survivors of torpedoed ships.

St John Ambulance Barbados has Divisions in the Parishes of St Michael, St George and St Peter.


First Aid and First Aid Training

St John Ambulance Barbardos provides first aid training to the Police, Barbados Youth Service, the port authority, hotels, fisheries and Barbados Community College Hospitality Institute.

Ambulance Service

Serving the communities in Barbados during events.

Disaster Preparedness Training

St John trains volunteers in workshops which includes basic awareness of different types of disaster, how to identify and reduce risk from hazards, reducing vulnerability of people and property, making an emergency evacuation plan, basic emergency first aid skills and effective early warning systems.

Learn more about our Disaster Preparedness Programme

Youth Service

There is one Cadet group and one Badger group that meet at the Bridgetown Headquarters on a regular bases.


St John Ambulance Association of Barbados
Bay Street
St Michael

Phone: (246) 426 2381
Email: [email protected]