20 Years By Your Side

For the last 20 years we have been by the side of people across Dorset and Somerset and you have been with us all the way. We have been tasked to thousands of missions and have helped to save so many lives. During this time, our service has been able to improve and enhance beyond recognition; none of this would have been possible without your support!

The need for our service is rising year on year; we must make sure we continue to be there for the next 20 years and beyond. Your support is vital; we simply can’t do this without you!

We would love you to join us today and support our '20 Years By Your Side' Campaign!

Your donations and brilliant fundraising really do make a difference to patients' lives, thank you!

How To Help

  • Pledge a One-Off Donation

    Visit this page if you would like to pledge a one-off donation in support of our 20th Anniversary. Read more

  • Join our Save a Life Challenge!

    Join our Save a Life Challenge! Together we help save lives, one day it could be yours! Read more

  • Celebrate and Raise Funds

    If you're planning to celebrate a special occasion, why not consider supporting us at the same time! Read more

  • Leave a Lasting Gift in your Will

    We are very grateful for every legacy we receive, be it large or small. These are special gifts from supporters who help to secure the charity’s future. Read more

Our Patients

  • From the heart…

    I’ve worked for the charity for over 12 years and often talk about the amazing work of our crew. Never did I think that I would experience their work first-hand, but on the 1st October, they tried to save my dad... Read more

  • Precious Sophie!

    The last time our team saw little Sophie Dobbin was when she fell ill at home while waiting for open-heart surgery. Mum, Jackie tells us more... Read more

  • "The air ambulance saved my life, for sure”

    Twenty years ago, a motorcyclist on his way to work became the first person to be airlifted by Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance... Read more

  • “So many people helped me in my time of need”

    When David Kaufman went into cardiac arrest at his home, high in the Mendips, DSAA were called to assist... Read more