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WE SUPPORT KIDS, TEENS, ADULTS AND FAMILIES

WE PROVIDE PRACTICAL AND EMOTIONAL SUPPORT
WE FUND EQUIPMENT
WE EDUCATE
WE INFORM
WE FUND RESEARCH
WE LISTEN, WE LEARN, WE ACT
WE MAKE A DIFFERENCE

We know what life is like living with a childhood heart condition.  We have been providing support services to children with heart conditions and their families since 1984.

The needs of those with a childhood heart condition are different from the needs of those who acquire heart disease later in life.  Whilst there are other organisations that focus on promoting healthy living and the prevention of heart disease acquired through lifestyle choice, Heart Kids’ focus is on those who are living with a childhood heart condition that has existed from conception or as a result of rheumatic fever, cardiomyopathy, or Kawasaki disease.  We are the only organisation in New Zealand dedicated to supporting all those affected by a childhood heart condition.

HeartKids' primary goal is to reach and improve the lives of everyone living with childhood heart conditions. Our mission is to provide life long support for all affected by the world's most common birth defect or heart disease acquired during childhood.

We're here to help every step of the heart journey - from when it is diagnosed through childhood, the teenage years and into adulthood.

Our practical and emotional support is vital for those affected, helping them cope with the day-to-day challenges of living with a childhood heart condition.

 


 

Heart Kids NZ is registered with the Charities Commission, registration number: CC20102.

 
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Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge – Saturday 25 November

Choose your distance, take on the great lake challenge and be a Heart Kids hero.

Heart Kids is the official charity for the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge and we would love you to join the Heart Kids cycle team and fundraise whilst taking part in this iconic cycling event.

Sign up today at www.cycleforheartkids.co.nz and you can get 20% discount off your event registration.

 
 
 
 
 
  
 
 
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