Support we offer

Little Hearts Matter is here to support young people through every step of their half a heart journey. We’re here to help you learn more about your heart condition, how it affects your everyday life and how to take steps towards independence.

We provide:

  • Support and information through our support line, email and social media.
  • Events to help you learn more about your heart condition.
  • Information booklets to help you learn about all the medical stuff.
  • Activity weekends so that you can meet others in a similar situation and have lots of fun!
  • Putting you in touch with other Youth Members so that you can start to make friends with others like you.
  • Help with lifestyle issues including DLA, PIP, education, employment, sports and exercise, sex and relationships, drugs and alcohol.

To become a LHM Youth Member you can register through the website – it’s free to join and means that you can access all of the support offered above.

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    What is a single ventricle heart condition (SVHC)?

    SVHC’s are a form of complex congenital heart condition. The child has only one working heart pump, affecting the flow of oxygenated blood around the body.

    We are the only charity in the UK dedicated to supporting families affected by the diagnoses of a single ventricle heart condition. Learn more here - bit.ly/lhm-SVHC

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    Not everyone knows about Congenital Heart Disease (CHD), but together we can tell them.

    CHD is a term used to describe a number conditions that effect the way that the heart works. The term ‘congenital’ means that the condition is present from birth.

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