Welcome to the Youth Zone

Do you have half a working heart or does your brother or sister have one? Then this is a space dedicated just for you. Here you can share and read stories, discover information about your heart, get lifestyle tips and much, much more. Don't forget to use the chat to get in touch with other young people!

About Zippers

Activities and opportunities to make friends and help others!

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Brave Heart Awards

Rewarding young people living with the challenges of having half a working heart

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Zipper chat

Share stories, photos and more in your own space. Login to our forum to find old friends and make new ones.

Ask us a question

For all those things you're unsure about or don't know who to ask.

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Your heart

It’s really important that you understand how your heart works and how it’s different from “normal” hearts.

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Lifestyle

Stories, information about your heart, tips, recipes and much, much more.

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Zipper news

The latest news from the Zipper Zone and find out what's happening in the community.

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Siblings

Sometimes it can be hard when you’ve got a sibling with half a heart. We're here for you too!

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    Living every day being different from your peers is frustrating.
    So it is time to reward young people striving to manage the challenges that having half a heart creates. Little Hearts Matter has created a series of awards for 8 – 18 year olds that aim to encourage young people living with half their heart to learn more about their condition and how to manage the challenges they face every day. For more information about the Brave Heart Awards and nomination forms, please follow the link
    www.lhm.org.uk/zipper-zone/lhm-brave-heart-awards/
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    If you're planning on hosting a get together with family and friends this summer, why not make it a Summer Celebration in aid of Little Hearts Matter? It's the perfect way to enjoy the sun and raise funds to support children with half a heart. Request your pack here bit.ly/2TlDj9U ... See MoreSee Less

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