Influencing and engaging

Demonstration of research racetrack game We work hard to protect heart health and secure better services for heart patients. And with your help, we can do more.

From encouraging your members of Scottish Parliament (MSPs) to get involved, to raising awareness of important issues in your local press, you can help us fight for better services and protect heart health.

Working with senior decision makers, we can work towards real changes to fight heart disease. We're currently supporting proposals to to change the law in Scotland on organ donation, so that more lives can be saved as more organs become available, and we look forward to the Scottish Government's consultation on the issue in the coming months.

We’re also supporting proposals to make it illegal to smoke in cars where children are present, protecting children from the dangers of second-hand smoke.

Thousands of our supporters have already helped us make changes that have improved the lives of everyone in Scotland, including banning cigarette vending machines to securing the right to cardiac rehabilitation for those who need it most. 

Most recently, we supported legislation to make it illegal to smoke in cars where children are present, protecting children from the dangers of second-hand smoke.

We all have a part to play, and your support can help us to make a difference.