Year Established: 1997

Fields of work Accident and Emergency
UK Partner The South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Trust
Developing Country Partner --
Contact Mr Martin Lewis Head of Clinical Governance and Research South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Trust Ambulance Headquarters (Lewes) Lewes BN7 2XW Tel: 01273 897869 / 489444; 07798 850832 martin.lewis@secamb.nhs.uk

The South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Trust has been heavily involved with improving the scope and quality of ambulance services in the Gambia since 1997.   The South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Trust have conducted training visits to Gambia to train staff in pre-hospital first aid. They have also hosted two Gambians in Sussex to undertake their ambulance technician courses so that they can become trainers. The Trust have also donated equipment to their Gambian partners; including 8 ambulances.

Contact Details

Mr Martin Lewis
Head of Clinical Governance and Research

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Trust
Ambulance Headquarters (Lewes)
Lewes
BN7 2XW

Tel: 01273 897869 / 489444; 07798 850832
martin.lewis@secamb.nhs.uk