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Young People

The Chain of Survival underpins all community education at Ambulance Victoria.

Chain of survival

Young People (3 – 12 Years)

Paramedics are trusted people who help us in a health emergency.

Stop think and stay safe in an emergency.

Triple Zero (000) is the number to call in an emergency.

Learn your home address.

Resources

Read

Listen

  • Ouch! Ambulance Victoria story book read by Stretch

Watch

  • Meet Stretch in this short 14 minute video.

Do

Young People (12 – 18 Years)

Recognise health emergencies and keep yourself safe

Look after your friends if they can’t look after themselves and call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

Understand the importance of early bystander CPR and early application of an AED to an unconscious/ineffective breathing patient.