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#givingtuesday

On #givingtuesday (2nd December 2014) people around Australia and the world will come together to celebrate generosity and give back to the causes they care most about.

HeartKids Australia, a proud supporter of #givingtuesday, is joining…

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Announcing Teen Camp 2015!

Expressions of Interest for HeartKids Teen Camp have now closed….

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Are you getting the new iPhone?

If so, and your old phone is just going to sit around the house and gather dust, please consider selling it and donating the proceeds to HeartKids. In fact any old phones are accepted and could be worth quite a bit if they are in working or…

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HeartKids Australia announces new Chairperson

After serving two terms as Chair of HeartKids Australia, Mr Brian Pereira stepped down from the Board in September, 2014.

Ms Jayne Blake has been appointed as the new chairperson.  Jayne, who is also the Chair of HeartKids New South Wal…

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Applications for Grants-in-Aid funding for 2015 have now closed.

Applicants will be advised of outcomes in December. Successful applications will be announced in February, 2015.

Any queries regarding the program should be directed to jann.kingston@heartkids.org.au or by phoning the HeartKids Australia…

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Cuppa for HeartKids 2014 – Register NOW!!!

HeartKids is calling on Australians to host a ‘Cuppa for HeartKids’ morning tea in August and September to help fight childhood heart disease, the biggest cause of death and hospitalisation in children under the age of one.

HeartKid…

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HeartKids is a Partner in an Exciting Research Project

Australian researchers who have formed community partnerships to improve health outcomes across Australia have received $11.4 million in Federal Government funding.

Associate Professor Yves d’Udekem d’Acoz ($1.25 million in NHMRC funding…

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Are you a Heartkid aged 13-22? Please consider sharing your story

HeartKids is working on an exciting new project to develop and implement a quality online resource for young people with childhood heart disease.

Peer support plays an important role for young people, and as such there will be a section…

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Boomerang Buyback

Are you getting a new Samsung Galaxy??

If so, and your old phone is just going to sit around the house and gather dust, please consider selling it and donating the proceeds to HeartKids. In fact any old phones are accepted and could be worth quite a bit if they are in working or…

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We’ve Updated our Privacy Policy

As you may already be aware, the laws around privacy have changed in the last few days.

In line with these changes, we’ve updated our privacy policy to include more information about how we collect and store your information, how we migh…

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