Youth Zone News

We are always trying to bring fun, informative opportunities and events to our LHM Youth Members and this is the place to be if you want to find out what they are!

If any of you guys have good ideas for events, activities, opportunities or issues that we can face together, get in touch with Lexie!

 

Youth Champion Study

Congenital Heart Audit – We want to hear the Youth Voice! The CHAMPION study has been created by the NHS to find new ways to measure the quality of services for congenital heart disease services for both children and adults. We believe it is so important to try to find out what people living with … Continued

July Timetable – LHM Youth

Each month the Little Hearts Matter Youth team work hard to provide fun evenings throughout the week. Fun evenings our youth members can enjoy from home with their LHM friends. Here is a look at July's Timetable ........

LHM Youth Isolation Ball

LHM Youth Isolation Ball We know that many of our youth members aged     11- 17 will not be able to attend their school/college end of year parties, proms or graduations due to the Coronavirus crisis and don't want to see you miss out. Little Hearts Matter have decided to throw our own virtual ''LOCKDOWN … Continued

Youth Members – EXER 2.6 Challenge

Now more than ever Little Hearts Matter needs the support of its members to survive the Coronavirus crisis. And boy are our members coming together to find ways to fundraise from home! Our fantastic youth group decided they wanted to contribute and with the help of Lexie decided to get sponsored to join in an … Continued

LHM Youth Council – COVID-19 Response

The Little Hearts Matter Youth Council have been working together to create their response to the Coronavirus and how this may impact our youth members. Please click the link below to access this statement. Youth Council Responce – COVID 19

LHM’s Brand new Youth Council

We are very excited to be able to introduce you to Little Hearts Matter’s brand new youth council. Together they will be working with Lexie our youth leader to ensure the voice of the youth members is heard. That the services and support we provide are what they need and want and to bring ideas … Continued

APRIL Youth Group Timetable

Okay guys and gals – here’s the youthzone timetable for the month of APRIL. We have all sorts of fun in store and it can all be done at home! If you have any questions just drop Lexie a message ([email protected]) and she will be happy to help!

NEW* Youth Support Volunteers coming to LHM

NEW* Youth Support Volunteers coming to LHM We know that sometimes being a teenager with half a working heart can make you feel as though no one understands. As you’re looking towards the future, thinking about further education, work and relationships you may have questions that your cardiac team and youth leader can try to … Continued

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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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    We are kicking off the week with some feel-good…

    “Tommy is absolutely smashing reception! He struggled to settle into nursery, but he started reception on the 3rd and absolutely loves it. He got a “star of the week” certificate on his first full week and he doesn’t want to come home on an afternoon! Tommy is doing 5 full days and is pre-Fontan, so I was expecting him to struggle, but he’s not ❤”

    Fantastic news sent in by LHM member Beth, mum to Tommy who was born with half a heart. So pleased he is settling in well.

    Parents, remember we have a new teachers pack created to help schools understand the needs of a child with a single ventricle heart. You can find it here: bit.ly/3jqAbpQ or email [email protected] to request a hard copy.
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