About us

Our mission is to win the fight against cardiovascular disease and our vision is a world in which people do not die prematurely or suffer from cardiovascular disease.

BHF Professor Mark Kearny

Learn about who we are

Find out more about who we are, meet our Directors and Friends of the BHF.

BHF researcher

Discover our work

Learn how our cutting edge heart research is fighting heart disease and making a difference to people's lives.

There are 7 million people living with cardiovascular disease in the UK.

Our strategy to 2020

We're leading the fight for every heartbeat. Read about our research, prevention and survival ambitions.

Find us near you

Use our location search to find our offices, shops, events and other services near you.

Our Annual Report 2015

Every year thousands join our fight for every heartbeat. Explore some of the highlights in our Annual Report.

Our policies

We're taking the fight for every heartbeat to politicians, government officials, workplaces and schools.

Work for us

We offer exciting office, shop, home-based opportunities across the UK. Take a look at our current jobs.

News from the BHF

Read the latest news stories on heart research and heart health or find out how to contact our Press Office.

Heart research history

Learn about the last 50 years of our fight against heart disease and find out where we're going in the future.