#WarriorWednesday: Share your story

#WarriorWednesday: Share your story

On #WarriorWednesday, we like to celebrate the amazing heart heroes we support in our region. Telling your story raises vital awareness of congenital heart disease and recognises the incredible care of the Leeds Congenital Heart Unit. Feedback from heart families...
#WarriorWednesday: Lottie

#WarriorWednesday: Lottie

Lottie was born in Grimsby hospital, but just hours after her birth her mum Donna noticed something didn’t seem quite right. Read Lottie’s #WarriorWednesday story… Heart mum Donna says… Children’s Heart Surgery Fund is amazing. If it wasn’t for...
#WarriorWednesday: Leah

#WarriorWednesday: Leah

Heart warrior Leah was born with a heart defect, but her CHD went undetected until she attended a GP appointment for a cough four years later. Leah’s mum, Rebecca, tells us about their journey with congenital heart disease so far and how Leah and her family have...
SCAR SELFIE

SCAR SELFIE

SCAR SELFIE Every scar tells a story. Every year on #NationalSelfieDay (21 June) we ask you to share a snap of your scar using the hashtag #ScarSelfie.   Why? To raise awareness of congenital heart disease, fundraise for CHSF and empower the world to celebrate...
#WarriorWednesday: Hope

#WarriorWednesday: Hope

From finding out about Hope’s CHD at her 20 week scan and a hospital stay during the pandemic to having two open heart surgeries in 5 weeks, Hope (5 1/2 months) has fought every step of the way. Heart mum Leanne talks us through her daughter Hope’s journey...