Great British Sewing Bee contestant creates exclusive tutorial for Little Hearts Matter

Angeline Murphy, a Great British Sewing Bee contestant in 2016, has produced an exclusive tutorial for the heart charity Little Hearts Matter (LHM) for their Handmade Hearts fundraiser. Little Hearts Matter is a small national UK charity that supports families when their baby is diagnosed with half a working heart. The charity’s Handmade Hearts fundraiser … Continued

Creation Station comes to the Little Hearts Matter office

Last week, Emma from Creation Station came into the LHM office to do a Handmade Hearts craft session with our young heart warriors. They got involved in making their own heart shaped door signs, got messy with painting a large handmade heart and made their own heart shaped keyrings. This October, Little Hearts Matter will … Continued

We heart LHM

Over the next months we will be inviting potential supporters into the Little Hearts Matter office. We want to present the work that we do and the needs of you, our members, in a bright and energetic way. As you can see currently our conference room display board is empty. Can you help us fill … Continued

Tick the Box for LHM Contact

Over the next month the LHM team will be contacting members directly, by post or email, to update them on new rules set by the Charity Commission on how charities can contact their members. We will be asking  our members to give us permission to use their email or full address to keep them up … Continued

Easter Bunny Competition.

Little Hearts Matter has a great new competition for all our families to enter over the Easter holidays.  Mums and Dads, Grandmas and Grandpas can join up with the children to seek out six Easter Bunnies hidden within the pages of our Website. There are clues and tips on where to search them out and … Continued

NHS to notify heart surgery patients of small risk of infection caused by heater cooler units

The NHS is today (Tuesday 21st March) taking the precautionary step of writing to patients who have had certain types of open heart surgery to inform them that they may have a  low risk of having contracted an infection caused by Mycobacterium chimaera (M. chimaera). Over the next two weeks, letters are being sent to patients in England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales who have … Continued

Mortgage Bureau raises £15,000 for LHM

Mortgage Bureau, a mortgage firm based in Wolverhampton has raised a total of £15,000 for heart charity Little Hearts Matter over the last year. The great team have participated in marathons and bake sales to raise cash for kids with half a heart and also spent the year donating £1 to LHM from every mortgage … Continued

Small heart charity gives Birmingham bull a heartfelt makeover

Visitors to Birmingham’s Bullring shopping centre this weekend will notice the iconic bull statue donning a new heart-themed outfit in a bid to raise awareness of children with half a working heart. Little Hearts Matter (LHM), a small charity that supports families when their child has only half a working heart, is currently the Bullring … Continued

British Medical Association raise a hearty amount for small charity

The British Medical Association (BMA) has been busy raising money for children with half a working heart. The association that supports doctors to deliver high quality services raised a total of £13,714.48 over the last year for Little Hearts Matter. Little Hearts Matter is a small charity that supports families when their child has half … Continued

Brave children address House of Lords event about living their lives with just half a working heart

Seven children, all born with half a working heart, kicked off a countrywide awareness campaign to help others living with the same condition with a special reception at the House of Lords on Tuesday 14 February. The event, which coincided with Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Day, was hosted by Little Hearts Matter, the only charity … Continued