Members of the Melton Community First Responder group where delighted and proud to receive the Mayor’s Award of Merit.
Quoting from the local council website:
Melton Community First Responders
Medical Emergency Volunteers
- Unpaid volunteers respond to medical emergencies on behalf of East Midlands Ambulance Service providing help and reassurance to the patient, their family and friends;
- Attends thousands of incidents in a year, providing a very valuable and appreciated service to the community;
- Between a group of 11 responders in the Melton area, they have contributed over 17,000 hours of unpaid service in the previous year.