Our work in Northern Ireland
Together, we’ve achieved so much over the
years. Diagnosis and treatment of heart disease is more effective
than ever before, death rates have fallen dramatically. We’re
working hard across Northern Ireland to keep up the fight.
What we are doing in Northern Ireland
- We currently fund 9 pioneering
research grants totalling more than £2.5 million at Queens
- We have invested almost £800,000 in community resuscitation,
heart attack awareness and, our life-saving Heartstart programme which teaches emergency
life support skills in schools, workplaces and communities.
- We provide support and information to over 8,000 through our
free Heart Matters service.
- We support over 100 health care professionals, including
Heart Failure Nurses in Northern
- We have invested over £500,000 in our three Hearty Lives projects in Carrickfergus,
Craigavon and Cookstown.
- We have successfully campaigned for the country’s first
ever Community Resuscitation strategy which aims to increase
survival rates from out of hospital cardiac arrests in Northern
What can you do?
Raise money to fund pioneering research
Last year millions spent on research exploring
new ways to prevent, treat and cure heart disease.
Donate your time by volunteering
Each year hundreds of volunteers fight against
heart disease. You can too. Find out about
volunteering with us in Northern Ireland and join the
Campaign on issues important to your community
One signature could make all the
diference. With your help we have successfully campaigned
on lots of heart related topics.
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