Over 5000 babies in the UK are born with a heart condition, between 500 - 1000 develop heart conditions after they are born.

CHF is the leading UK children’s heart charity - supporting these children and their families.

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22/06/22   NCHDA summary report

This important publication is of interest to anyone concerned about children with congenital heart disease. The National Congenital Heart Disease Audit collects and analyses data from all congenital cardiac centres that undertook surgery, interventional procedures (including electrophysiology) and antenatal detection in the UK and Republic of Ireland between 2018 to 2021. The complete summary report […]

07/06/22   Write a story for CHF

Children’s story writing competition Do you know a child who loves to write stories? Eight-year-old Ava does. She has written a fantastic story about a little girl whose brother has an organ transplant. You can read it here. Ava grew up with Dominic (Dom) the inspiration behind the CHF little story book Rosie goes red, […]

07/06/22   Ava’s transplant story

Ava grew up with Dom who was born with a serious heart condition which eventually led to him having a heart transplant. Eight-year old Ava was inspired to write this fantastic story during her school holidays. Transplant Hello my name is Ava and I’m writing this book for children who have heart conditions. Characters Cyan […]

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