Members

Go to the website of The Venerable Order of St John
AddressSt John House, 3 Charterhouse Mews, London EC1M 6BB, United Kingdom
Phone+44 (0) 207 251 3292
Fax+44 (0) 20 7251 3287
Contactinfo@orderofstjohn.org
Date of Foundation1888
Legal StatusRegistered Charity
Services
  • The Venerable Order of St John (also known as St John International), acts as a supporting body for national St John organisations with a focus on initiatives such as the Mother and Baby programme in Africa, disaster preparedness in Caribbean countries, and social enterprise development to strengthen first aid training and the sustainability of national associations.
  • From mobile clinics in Malawi to eye clinics in South Africa, ambulance services in Australia and New Zealand, kidney dialysis in Malaysia, hospice care in Antigua and first aid worldwide, the Venerable Order of St John provides essential medical care every day to thousands of people. 
Statistics (2017)
  • In 2017, St John organisations delivered first aid, healthcare and support services in more than 30 countries, with over 250,000 volunteers and staff. They trained more than 2,3 million people and reached over 2 million people worldwide.
Read an activity report of Venerable Order of St John for the period 2017/18.

Go to the website of The Johanniter Order

AddressFinckensteinallee 111, 12205 Berlin
Phone+ 49 (0)30 230 99 70 -241
Fax+ 49 (0)30 230 99 70 -249
emailinfo@johanniterorden.de
ContactAlexander Baron v. Korff (Chancellor of the Order)
Date of Foundation1538
Legal StatusNon-Governmental Non-Profit-Organization

Go to the website of The Dutch Johanniter Order

AddressLange Voorhout 48, 2514 EG Den Haag
Phone+ 31 (0)70-364 99 20
emailinfo@johanniter.nl
ContactDieneke van Haeften (President)
Date of Foundation1958
Legal StatusNon-Governmental Non-Profit-Organization

Go to the website of The Swedish Johanniter Order

AddressJohanniterorden i Sverige, Box 24 172, 104 51 Stockholm
Phone+46 8 664 40 20
emailkansli@johanniterorden.se

ContactRichard Kuylenstierna
Date of Foundation1946
Legal StatusNon-Governmental Non-Profit-Organization
AddressIgnaz-Köck-Str. 22 – 1210 Wien Austria
Phone+ 43 1 470 70 30
Fax+ 43 1 470 40 30 3979
emailwien@johanniter.at
ContactDI. Johannes Bucher, President / Dr. Robert Brandstetter, Executive Director
Date & Place of Foundation21st June 1974, Vienna
Legal StatusNon-Governmental, Non-Profit-Organisation
Services
  • Ambulance rescue, transport and medical services
  • Civil protection
  • First Aid training
  • School transport
  • Transport and services for handicapped people
  • Social services
  • Home Care, palliative care
  • Alarm and communication service for elderly
  • Youth work
Statistics (2019)
  • 31.483 rescue and emergency operations
  • 92.469 medical transports
  • 8.469 transports of handicapped people
  • 3.041 transports of students
  • 20.788 persons trained in 1.264 courses (first aid and emergency medical aid)
  • 2.024 participants in the home alarm service
  • 32.006 visits of the mobile palliative team
  • 93.592 hours of service by volunteers
Other (2019)
  • 563 volunteers
  • 303 employees
  • 152 community servants
  • 41.768 registered donors
  • 4 divisions
  • 124 vehicles
  • 384 beds for homeless people during winter
  • 52 apartments in retirement homes
  • 1.874 parcels delivered to Romania by the Christmas-truckers
Read the activity report of Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe Österreich for the period 2018/19 here.
Read the annual review 2019 here
AddressSt John Street 6 2063 Strovolos – Nicosia P.O.Box: 24721 1303 Nicosia
Phone+357 220663950
Fax+357 22662411
emailmail@stjohn.org.cy
ContactPanos Koutourousis, Council Member
Date & Place of Foundation14 July 2005 Nicosia
Legal StatusRegistered charity and company limited by guarantee
Services
• First Aid training
• youth work
• training of trainers
• exchange of volunteers
Statistics (2018)
  • People trained in First Aid: 1623
  • First Aid courses offered: 177
  • Independent Brigades: 1629 persons
Read the activity report of St John Association and Brigade Cyprus for the period 2018/19 here.
Go to website of Johanniterhjælpen
AddressLindholtvej 4, 4440 Mørkøv, Denmark
emailjohanniterhjaelpen@johanniter.dk
ContactLieutenant-Colonel, Count Frederik Ahlefeldt-Laurvig
Date & Place of FoundationIn 2013, Johanniterhjælpen was founded by the Danish Subcommandery of the Johanniter Order as a forum for the Order’s humanitarian/charitable work in Denmark.
Services
  • voluntary work
financial support of social projects:
  •  “Morgencafé for Hjemløse” in Copenhagen aims reduce homelessness and improve living conditions for socially vulnerable people. The project provedes a “health room”, where a number of volunteer doctors and nurses assess peoples situations, recommend further treatment and follow up on the ongoing treatment course.
  • Saint Petri’s parish council’s children’s help for Bulgaria which enables disadvantaged children to do to school, often reaching beyond primary school.
Address27 St. John`s Lane, Clerkenwell, London, EC1M 4BU
Phone+44 20 7324 4000
Fax+44 20 7324 4001
Contacthttp://www.sja.org.uk/sja/contact-us.aspx
Date & Place of FoundationLondon: 1897
Legal StatusRegistered charity and company limited by guarantee

Services

  • Event services: We provide medical cover for events – from major sporting fixtures and music festivals to public gatherings
  • Community first responders: Our volunteers are trained to attend emergency calls and provide care until the ambulance arrives
  • Ambulance services: We play a crucial role in supporting the emergency services
  • Volunteering: Our volunteers provide first aid in their communities, keeping people safe at events, and working with the NHS when lives are on the line
  • Workplace training: We are the leading provider of workplace training in England, reaching over 250,000 people a year
  • Young people and schools: Over half of the people we train are under 18. We don’t just teach life saving skills – we offer saving opportunities as well
  • Community projects: We run a range of projects in communities across England, including a Carers Support Programme and homeless service
  • RISE: We teach first aid and leadership skills to young people not in employment, education or training
Statistics (2017)
  • 28.100 St John volunteers
  • 379.000 people trained in life saving skills through our training programmes
  • Over 96,000 people treated through our events and ambulance work
  • St John Ambulance reached more than 1.600.000 people in 2017
  • We provide fully trained and equipped personnel at more than 26,000 events every year
Find the Activity Report 2018 of St. John Ambulance here.

 

Go to the website of Johanniter Finland
AddressRitarikatu 1, 00170 Helsinki, Finland
Phone+358 40 5026400
emaileric.troil@johanniter.fi or info@johanniter.fi
ContactEric von Troil, International Liaison
Date & Place of Foundation30 July 2010, Helsinki
Legal StatusRegistered non-profit association

Services

  • Humanitarian aid and relief work to the elderly, sick and needy
  • First aid and CPR training
  • Ambulance service
  • Disaster relief
Statistics (2019)
  • First Aid training to 896 teachers and 4674 pupils
  • 5 public events with a total of 16.000 participants and 22 injuries
  • Within the  JOIN Volunteer exchange program: received 4 volunteers from Germany and the UK and  sent 1 volunteer to Germany
Statistics (2018)
  • 10 events and treatment of 250 injuries
  • 5,500 pupils and teachers trained in first aid
Read the Activity Report 2018/2019 here.
Address43, rue Lafayette 75009 Paris – France
Phone+ 33 6 74 86 32 39
Fax+ 33 1 45 22 25 23
emailemily.gardair@ordredesaintjean.fr
ContactEmily Gardair, Director
Date & Place of Foundation1960 in Paris
Legal StatusAssociation Reconnue d’Utilité Publique

Services

  • Parents Hostels in Hôpital Saint-Louis, Hôpital Necker (Paris) and Hôpital Raymond Poincaré (Garches)
  • Hostel for parents, out-patients and day-patients at the Hôpital des Diaconnesses de Reuilly (Paris), Hôpital Necker (Paris),
    and Central Hospital (Montauban)
  • Logistics for the transport of insulin to Madagascar. Clinic for Diabetes treatment and health center in Madagascar
  • Association of hospital visitors (La Visite à l’hôpital)
Statistics 
  • 400 volunteers
  • 46 employees
  • 500 registered donors
  • 22,000 persons reached in 2018
Other Projects:
Association of hospital visitors (“La Visite Saint-Jean”)
Program of help and mentoring for students “Fil Rouge”
Summer camps for handicapped people
Financial participation for youth camps in other countries
New 16-bed establishment to accommodate outpatients (1,500 people each year)
Read the Activity Report 2019/20 here.
Go to the website of Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe e.V.
AddressLützowstr. 94 D – 10785 Berlin
Phone+ 49 (0)30 26 99 70
Fax+ 49 (0)30 26 99 74 44
emailinfo@johanniter.de
ContactDr. Arnold von Rümker (President), Wolfram Rohleder (Members of the Board of Executives), Jörg Lüssem, Thomas Mähnert, Hubertus von Puttkamer, Joern Ostertun (Director International Assistance & Civil Protection)
Date & Place of Foundation14th January 1952, Bad Pyrmont
Legal StatusNon-Governmental Non-Profit-Organization

Services

  • Rescue, transport and medical services
  • National disaster preparedness
  • First aid training
  • Transport and services for handicapped people
  • Social services
  • Home care
  • Alarm and communication service for the elderly
  • Youth work
  • International humanitarian assistance and development aid
Statistics (2019)
  • 746,584 rescue and emergency transports
  • 4,165,026 transports for persons with restricted mobility
  • 459,799 persons trained in first aid and emergency medical aid courses
  • 205,687 participants in home alarm service
  • 31.960 places in over 450 day children day care centres
  • 23,584 refugees and migrants participated in integration courses
  • 413.574 refugees and displaced people helped by Johanniter International Assistance
  • 55 partner-organisations in Afrika, Latin-America and Asia
Other (2019)
  • 41,360 volunteers
  • 24,822 employees
  • 1,242,192 registered members
Read the full Annual Report 2019 of Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe e.V. here
Find the Activity Report for the period 2018/19 here.
AddressVáci utca 62-64 H – 1056 Budapest
Phone+36-1-266-91-30
Fax+36-1-266-91-30
emailinfo@johannitak.hu
ContactLászló Porcsalmy President, Hospitalier tel: +36-1-266-91-30 fax: +36-1-266-91-30 eMail: porocs@t-online.hu
Date & Place of Foundation1989, Budapest

Services

  • Humanitarian aid in and outside Hungary
  • Support of social, health care and educational institutions
  • Disaster management
  • Psycho-social emergency support

Social care:

  • projects tailored to the needs of special target groups (people suffering from Dementia, Multiple Sclerosis)
  • day care centre
  • Youth work
  • Medical services:
  • patient transport
  • event coverage
  • primary care
First Aid:
  • first aid programme for young people at secondary schools and universities
  • trainings for mothers, teachers, children
  • first aid duties
  • Camps
  • groups from all over the Carpathian Basin
  • camps for special target groups
  • Statistics (2018)
  • 3 full-time employees
  • 4 half-time employee
  • 90 youth members
  • 300 volunteers
  • 5 vehicles
  • More than 1100 people trained in first aid
Extra
10 local divisions in Hungary: Budapest-Central, Budapest-Belváros, Budakeszi, Csenger, Hatvan, Hódmezövásáhely, Kelet-Ormánság, Mátészalka, Szombathely, Terény
6 local offices abroad (former Hungarian territories): Csíkszereda (Romania – Transylvania), Kárpátalja (Ukraine), Kolozsvár (Romania), Nagyvàrad (Romania), Somorja (Slovakia), Szabadka (Serbia).
Read the Activity Report 2018 here.
AddressRegistered Office: via San Lazzaro, 19 – 34122 Trieste, Italy;
Offices: via Mezzasacca, 1/a – 33054 Lignano Sabbiadoro, Italy 
Phone+39 3467236691
emailpresidente@sogit.org
ContactGraziella Kainich, President; Davide Laetzsch, JOIN delegate; Sarah Vecchione, JOIN delegate
Date & Place of Foundation27th September 1977, Trieste
Legal StatusNon-Governmental Non-Profit-Organisation

Services

  • Rescue service
  • Transport and medical services
  • First Aid training
  • Transport of handicapped people
Statistics (2016)
  • 129 employees
  • 1046 volunteers
  • 176 vehicles
Extra
40 local associations mainly in northern and central Italy: Friuli Venezia-Giulia (7), Veneto (8), Piemonte (15), Liguria (2) and Lazio (2).
Read the Activity Report of Soccorso dell`Ordine di San Giovanni for the period 2018/19 here. 
Go to the website of St John Eye Hospital Jerusalem
Address4 Charterhouse Mews, London EC1M 6BB
Phone+44 20 7253 2582
Fax+44 20 7253 2612
emailinfo@stjohneyehospital.org
ContactIsla Richards, Director of Fundraising
Date & Place of Foundation1882, Jerusalem

Services

  • We are the only charitable provider of expert eye care in the East Jerusalem, the Old City, the West Bank and Gaza.
  • Our services include Hospitals in East Jerusalem, Hebron and Gaza, clinics in Anabta and the Old City (Muristan), and a Mobile Outreach Programme which serves remote areas of the West Bank
  • Our Residency Programme and School of Nursing Programme trains local doctors and nurses, investing in the shattered local infrastructure
  • Our Jerusalem Hospital is the first Palestinian institution to receive the prestigious Joint Commission International accreditation, a standards award recognising the Hospital as achieving the highest standard of patient care
  • We work with Israel’s world-renowned Hadassah Medical Center to provide doctors with otherwise unattainable training in Ophthalmology, as well as setting an example of cooperation
   Statistics (2018)
  • In 2018, we treated 135,600 outpatients (including 42,700 children) regardless of race, religion or ability to pay
  • We performed over 4,800 major operations
  • Our Hospitals and Clinics employ 240 staff, including 24 doctors and 94 nurses
  • Currently there are 5 doctors in residence in our Residency Programme
  • In 2016, 6 nurses took part and qualified for our School of Nursing Programme
  • The cost of our charitable work in 2019 amounted to £9.75 million
Extra
Presentation of St John of Jerusalem Eye Hospital Group (pdf, 4 MB, 2018) 
Go to the website of Sveta Jana Palidziba
 
AddressLaktas iela 8 k-1, 1013 Rīga
Phone+37 167 33 92 65 and +37 17 33 91 90
Fax+37 167 33 92 45
emailinfo@svjp.lv
ContactMrs. Melanija Grundsteina, Executive Director
Date & Place of Foundation29th March 1993, Riga

Services

  • Distribution of relief supplies to people in need
  • Soup kitchen
  • Distribution of clothing to people in need
  • Transport of handicapped people
  • Care at home
  • Day care center for mentally challenged people
  • Youth work
  • Provision of family assistant and of assistant companion
  • Organisation of summer camps for disabled children
Statistics
  • Distribution of 600 soup portions every day
  • 25 volunteer members
  • 260 staff
Go to the website of St John Malta
AddressFort Madalena, Triq il-Madliena, Madliena, Swieqi, SWQ1013
Phone+356 2124 5740
Mobile+356 9945 5769 / +356 7924 5740
emailandrew.grech@stjohnmalta.org
ContactMr. Andrew Grech, Commissioner (Rescue) & Corps Commander
Date of Foundation1888

Service

  • First Aid Training
  • Firefighting Training
  • Water Lifesaving Training
  • First Aid & Ambulance Cover
  • Fire Prevention Cover
  • Water Rescue Cover
Statistics
  •  90 active volunteer members
Others
The St John Council is the governing body of the organisation. Under the Council there are three branches headed by three Commissioners:
  • St John Training
  • St John Ambulance (First Aid & Nursing)
  • St John Rescue Corps
St John Training was founded in 1882 as the first branch of St John Ambulance formed outside of the United Kingdom.
St John Ambulance (First Aid & Nursing), was formed in 1909. Their First Aiders provide assistance, whilst carrying out public duties. First Aid & Nursing also provides the government with first aiders, as well as a small fleet of ambulances.
St John Rescue Corps was formed in 1986 to provide fully trained and organised volunteer rescuers who can support the national civil protection services. Its members are trained in the field of urban search and rescue, firefighting and water rescue. The Rescue Corps also provides its services at national events and large public gatherings with its standby emergency fire and rescue services.
Go to the website of Johanniter Nederland
AddressLange Voorhout 48 NL 2514 EG The Hague
Phone+31 70 3649920
Fax+31 70 3561137
emailkersting@johanniter.nl
ContactKatinka Kersting
Date & Place of Foundation18th December 1974 at The Hague as: Stichting Werken der Johanniter Orde (etc.) renamed March 1, 2001 to: Stichting Johanniter Hulpverlening
Legal StatusNon profit foundation (Dutch: Stichting)

Services

  • Volunteer Groups in hospitals, nursing homes, homes for handicapped, shelters for homeless, day care centres, private homes,etc.
  • Individual accompanied holidays for handicapped persons
  • Holiday weeks for groups of handicapped elderly people
  • Holiday weekends for small groups of handicapped young people
  • Volunteer training
  • Active participation in national volunteers organisation and travel for handicapped people

Statistics

  • 4.380 volunteers
  • Five holiday weeks: 120 guests to holiday weeks
  • 707.300 hours of volunteering per year
  • 60-80.000 people reached per year

Staff

  • 7 employees

Read the Activity Report for the period 2018/9 of Johanniter Nederland here.

Read the activity report of Johanniter Nederland for period 2017/18 here. 
Go to the website of Joannici Dzieło Pomocy
Addresspl. Wolności 11, 11-100 Lidzbark Warmiński
Phone+49 502691626
emailgrzegorz.giemza@joannici.org.pl
ContactDr. Grzegorz Giemza
Date & Place of Foundation17th May 2004, Warsaw
Legal StatusNon-Governmental, Non-Profit-Organisation
Services
  • first aid training 
  • medical support at public event
  • youth work
  • summer camps for handicapped people
  • establishment of a SEG supply unit
Statistics
  • 4 divisions and 11 subdivisions
  • more than 600 members
Read the Activity Report 2018 of Joannici Dzieło Pomocy here.
Go to the website of Johanniterhjälpen
AddressP.O. Box 24172 S-104 51 Stockholm Sweden
Phone+ 46 8 66 44 020
Fax+ 46 8 10 57 60
emailpontus.hedberg@johanniterhjalpen.se
ContactsPontus Hedberg, Responsible for JOIN Affairs / Carl Reuterskiöld, Chairman of the Board
Date & Place of FoundationApril 2005, Stockholm
Legal StatusRegistered Non-Profit Association company registration number: 802422-9620

Services

  • Fund raising
  • Volunteer projects
Statistics
  • 1 staff
  • Approximately 600 volunteer members
  • 100 volunteers trained in First Aid and equipped with defibrillator
Read the Activity Report 2018 of Johanniterhjälpen here.
AddressTheaterplatz 7 CH – 3011 Bern Switzerland
Phone+ 41 44 381 63 20
emailvorwerk@sunrise.ch
ContactThomas Vorwerk, President, Titlisstrasse 37 CH – 8032 Zürich
Date & Place of Foundation1962, Switzerland
Legal StatusAssociation; Non-Governmental, Non Profit Organisation; operational in Switzerland, with financial support in all countries

Services

Regional level in Switzerland: social services 
  • Support of participants of religious services in hospitals and nursing homes
  • Support for the reintegration of drug addicts
  • Support of a playground for homeless children
  • Management of a Care Centre for homeless people
  • Promotion of organ donation and fight against organ trade
  • Support of ‘Villa YoYo’, a playground and protected area for children of immigrants’ districts of large Swiss cities
International level: Financial support of projects related to the Commandery e.g.:
  • Financial support of health centers in Madagascar, in collaboration with the French Commandery
  • Management and financial support of a nursing home and a school for unprviledged children in Romania
  • Financial support of the prject ‘Arpegio’ in Truchillo (Peru) aiming to socialize unpriviledged children by playing music instruments
  • Financial support of the construction of a new maternity ward in South Sudan, in collaboration with Johanniter Germany
  • Support of the Hospital Saint-Louis in Aleppo (Syria)
  • Organisation of numerous transports of material for hospitals and schools, mainly to eastern Europe
Statistics
  • 6 Sub-Commanderies: Basel, Bern, Geneva, Neuchatel, Vaud, Zurich
  • 110 Knights
  • 80 volunteers
 Read the activity report of the Swiss Commandery for the period 2018/19 here.