Nation of Lifesavers

Every year, over 30,000 people in the UK suffer a cardiac arrest out of hospital. Less than one in ten survive. Join our Nation of Lifesavers by getting trained in CPR.

Become a lifesaver

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Donate to the BHF

Text FIGHT to 70707 to donate £3 to fund our life-saving research. See terms and conditions.


Find BHF services near you

Find your local shop, support group or event on our online map.

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Find an event near you

Get your heart racing by taking part in one of our events.

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FFEHB research

Heart helpline: 0300 330 3311


Our latest news

We are working with Warburtons to raise awareness of the importance of healthy eating to maintain a healthy heart.
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Maureen Talbot explains the difference between a cardiac arrest and a heart attack
22,000 people die every year from a cardiac arrest in their home. You can change this by joining our Nation of Lifesavers.