The Order of St John is supported by thousands of volunteers across the world who share its commitment to help people in sickness, distress, suffering or danger.
The eight countries which have Priories are Australia, Canada, England and the Islands, New Zealand, Scotland, South Africa, the US and Wales.
As well as Priories, there are 33 Associations in Antigua & Barbuda; Barbados; Bermuda; Cyprus; Dominica; Fiji; Ghana; Gibraltar; Grenada; Guyana; Hong Kong; India; Jamaica; Kenya; Malawi; Malaysia; Malta; Mauritius; Montserrat; Namibia; Nigeria; Pakistan; Papua New Guinea; Saint Lucia; Singapore; Solomon Islands; Sri Lanka; Swaziland; Tanzania; Trinidad & Tobago; Uganda; Zambia and Zimbabwe. The Republic of Ireland is also an associated country.
Activities vary from country to country, although the majority operate an ambulance service.