Learning to fit your child’s heart condition into everyday life takes thought and planning but in most cases can be achieved. The lifestyle section of the website holds information, advice and tips about how to cope with all aspects of life when a child has half a working heart.

If at any time you would like to chat through the information you have been given, do not hesitate in giving the LHM team a ring on 0121 455 8982.

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    "Finally back in preschool this week after 6 months at home!!! ❤️💕 To say that Elliot was happy to finally get to play with his friends would be a massive understatement 😍"

    "Thank you so much Little Hearts Matter for the teacher information pack we have given to Elliot’s preschool. It is reassuring to know that they now have all the information they need to keep him safe and support him in the best possible way ❤️"

    Feedback like this really makes our day. This fantastic message came from Anna, mum to Elliot who has DILV, awaiting his Fontan surgery in the next few months. Thank you Anna. We have been working hard to create new resources for our members and we are so pleased that you found the teachers pack useful.

    Half a heart, not half a life x
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    LHM Brave Heart Awards! Empowering young people living with half a working heart today.

    Maybe you know an LHM youth member who has achieved something great or has shown a real understanding of their heart condition? Let’s give them some recognition with a Brave Heart Award!

    You can nominate a young person with half a heart for a Brave Heart Award by going to our website here: www.lhm.org.uk/youth-zone/lhm-brave-heart-awards/
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