How We Help

Children’s Heart Federation helps children with a heart defect and their families by:

Providing direct support

  • Giving information and advice through our information sheets and information line 0300 561 0065
  • Providing resources for children with heart conditions such as Molly’s Dollies a rag doll with surgical scars and Rosie goes red, Violet goes blue a story books to help small children understand heart conditions
  • Providing medical equipment for children with heart conditions such as INR machines
  • Providing small grants to families
  • Producing the Heart2Heart newsletter

Campaigning for support and services

  • Working in partnership with other organisations to develop policy and campaign on issues that affect families of children with a heart condition
  • Consulting with families through meetings and surveys, to understand their priorities for services
  • Regular briefings on issues of interest to carers of a child with a heart problem

Research

  • CHF is involved in research projects of benefit to children with heart conditions and their families

If you find any of the information in these pages useful, please consider making a donation or offering support to the UK’s leading children’s heart charity.

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