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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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Privacy

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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Sweet Memes to Raise Funds for HeartKids

Retail Food Group (RFG) has kicked off its annual fundraiser for HeartKids. RFG is hoping to raise $200,000 for HeartKids by encouraging social media users to do what they do best: create and share memes.

A meme is an image or text that …

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GIA 2014

HeartKids Australia Announces 2014 Research Awards

HeartKids Australia has announced it will fund almost $350,000 worth of new, small research projects in 2014.

The money will fund seven research projects under the HeartKids’ Grants-in-Aid program that supports research projects and re…

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HeartKids is now a listed charity with the Dick Smith Foundation

Dick Smith Foods donates all their profits to charity. They have donated over $5.1 million so far and are committed to give away an additional $1 million in 2014 – this year their customers will vote where the $1 million goes. The $1 millio…

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Be a Sweetheart This Valentine’s Day

January 2014 - HeartKids Australia is launching Sweetheart Day on 14 February to raise awareness of childhood heart disease and encourage donations to continue our work in providing support, advocacy, growing awareness and enabling furthe…

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Teen camp 2014 is OVER…but not forgotten!

Teen Camp 2014 is over and by all accounts so far was a resounding success. Keep an eye on this page and we will post a full report and photos when available. We will also let you know on Facebook when this is published.

Thanks to all ou…

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Thank You Angels

Please vote for Video of The Year and help increase awareness of HeartKids

A country music duo formed by husband and wife team Mark and Jay O’Shea called “O’Shea” are up for CMC Award ‘Australian Video of the Year’ for “Thank You Angels” – a video that features HeartKids in action.  The song “Thank Yo…

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Happy Christmas and Seasons Greetings from HeartKids!

Please note that HeartKids Australia office will be closed from 5pm Friday 20 December until 9am Monday 6 January 2014. During this time our Facebook pages will not be administered or monitored.

We wish you a happy, healthy and safe holi…

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