What does the Heart Foundation provide?
The Heart Foundation Helpline provides access to free, personalised heart health information and support for: People living with heart disease. Those looking for information about heart conditions or reducing their heart disease risk. Medical professionals caring for patients with heart disease or a heart condition.
What are the aims and objectives of British Heart Foundation?
Our mission is to play a leading role in the fight against disease of the heart and circulation so that it is no longer a major cause of disability and premature death. Our objectives are: › To pioneer research into the causes of heart disease and improved methods of prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
Is the Heart Foundation effective?
The foundation ranked 43rd in the world in this year’s “Most Effective Brands” index, putting it ahead other Australian brands such as Officeworks and Tourism Australia, along with well-known non-profits including UNICEF, Lifeline, Movember and Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF).
Why was the British Heart Foundation set up?
We were founded in 1961 by a group of medical professionals wanting to fund extra research into the causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of heart and circulatory diseases. The BHF today is just as committed to ending the heartbreak caused by these conditions.