By listening to what heart families tell us, we work to find the most beneficial ways to support children with heart disease and their families – no matter what their circumstances may be.
We have a range of family support services to help you from the point of your child’s diagnosis whether at an ante-natal appointment, at birth or in later years. Download the ‘General Family Support and Local Groups’ Submission Form
Have a look at our key family support services below and get in contact if you would like to speak to a member of our team.
Children’s Heartbeat Trust has been there from the beginning. At the start we didn’t know what to expect, however the team has never been more than an email or phone call away and for that we will be forever grateful.
I have nothing but praise for CHT. The team give all heart families fantastic support and reassurance.
From the day I met the team I was supported on all levels. Always there, day and night, for advice, reassurance and a place to stay at the hospital when times were tough.
Twelve local groups, one huge heart family.Find Out More
Our Family fun days are a great way to get to know other heart families from all areas of Northern Ireland.Find Out More
We have three holiday caravans available for our heart families to enjoy a much needed break without having to travel too far from home.Find Out More
Free private, confidential and professional counselling for children, young people and families in Northern Ireland affected by heart disease.Find Out More
Our First Aid courses run throughout the year, arming parents, carers and young people living with heart disease with the knowledge and experience to administer first aid with confidence.Find Out More
Check out what we are up to at some of our upcoming events…Find Out More
Check out what we have been up to at some of our recent events…Find Out More