The Children’s Heart Federation is dedicated to helping children with congenital or acquired heart disease and their families in Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
We are a parent-led charity consisting of more than twenty organisations, many of which are registered charities whose main aim is the support of families of children with heart conditions.
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Increasing numbers of people in the USA are developing heart failure, while heart transplant waiting lists are becoming longer, a new study published in the American Journal of Transplantation reveals. The study shows a 32% heart donor acceptance in 2010, with older donor age, female sex, and medical conditions predicting non-acceptance of hearts from donors. […]
Today (9 February) The Children’s Heart Federation is holding a Parliamentary Reception during Heart Month to raise awareness of the need for more heart donors for children and young people. Opinion polls in the UK show the vast majority of population is in favour of organ donation but evidence shows low levels of awareness and […]
Winter Wonderland 2014 – a Great Success! 12-15 December 2014, Butlins Holiday Park, Bognor Regis The 2014 Winter Wonderland trip was a wonderful weekend, enjoyed by all. CHF took 21 families away for a Christmas themed weekend at the fantastic Butlins at Bognor Regis. The weekend included the indoor water park, a Christmas banquet, ice skating, a […]
Children’s Heart Federation:
Whitechapel Technology Centre
75 Whitechapel Road
Freephone Infoline :
0808 808 5000
(9.30am – 4.30pm Mon to Fri)
Office Tel :
020 7422 0630 (9am-5pm Mon to Fri)