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Heart Champions take on Noosa Triathlon

On Sunday 4 November, a team of inspiring heart champions will proudly fly the HeartKids flag at the 2018 Noosa Triathlon.

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Action Plan Public Consultation Closed

Public Consultation Period is now Closed! HeartKids is partnering with the childhood heart disease community to deliver Australia's first National Action Plan for Childhood Heart Disease (the Plan).

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Family Formal Committee

HeartKids Family Formal

This year’s HeartKids Family Formal organised by the Victorian Youth Advisory Committee was held on Saturday 18 August at Bayview on the Park. The Formal provided a way for young people living with a heart condition to integrate their family, friends ...

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Education Days for Adults living with Congenital Heart Disease

HeartKids is here to help you and your family navigate your congenital heart disease journey offering a comprehensive free information service for people of all ages.

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Mark-Brooke Photo

Change of Leadership

It is with sadness that we announce that Mark Brooke will be leaving us as CEO of HeartKids. We are sure you will join us in thanking Mark for his leadership over the last two years.

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Teen Camp 2017 - Group Photo

It's a Wrap

Thank you to all our wonderful supporters who backed our teen's and young adults with CHD during their Teen Camp. Lots of fun was had by all.

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HeartKids Gala Ball Launches for 2018

Over 500 guests attended the HeartKids Gala Ball in Perth on Saturday 19 May. It was a night of celebration with a Motown theme and now it is Sydney's turn 22 Sept

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HeartKids funds ground-breaking new research

HeartKids Grants-in-Aid Program will provide $273,000 to support a range of new Australian research projects into congenital and acquired childhood heart disease in 2018.

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More genetic services needed

Parents of babies born with heart disease should be offered specialised cardiac genetic counselling to reduce risk, prevent future disease and improve treatment outcomes, according to world-first research led by UNSW, UTS and the Sydney Children’s Ho ...

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Super Boss Day 2018

Super Boss Day ... is coming Friday 15 June 2018! Super Boss Day challenges you to dress as a superhero for a day to raise funds to support kids with congenital/childhood heart disease. REGISTER to be a Super Boss yourself or you can NOMINATE your ...

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