All funds raised go to HeartKids, to help support the over 64,000 children, teens and adults affected by congenital heart disease or heart disease acquired during childhood.
HeartKids's aim is to help them -and their families - to lead the most fulfilling life possible and to reach their personal goals.
We are the voice for all people impacted by congenital heart disease - one of the largest causes of infant death in Australia.
Our work is focused on our four pillars of Advocacy, Information, Research and Support.
- Advocate for the needs of people with congenital heart disease, their families and carers
- Provide quality information to guide families on their whole life journey
- Drive world class research into the causes, treatment and management of congenital heart disease;committing over $3 million to date
- Deliver high quality support services via all major Australian children’s hospitals and in the community.
For more information visit www.heartkids.org.au/who-we-are