Every year at Christmas we visit the Royal Brompton Heart and Lung hospital with lots of gifts for the poorly babies and children, Bringing smiles to lots of faces at such terrible times.
Our team arrived at the hospital on Sunday 10th December 2023, The hospital are always so thankful for our donations,we take comfort in knowing that our champ is always helping others, Although we cannot reach for him, we know he is with us and we will continue to spread his strength and legacy around the world.
♥ 1 in 100 newborns are born with CHD
♥ 25% of children born with CHD need heart surgery or other interventions in the first year of life to survive
♥ There is no cure. CHD is a lifelong disease requiring ongoing specialized care
♥ Fewer than 10% of adults with CHD are receiving recommended care
♥ #1 cause of birth defect-related deaths
♥ Costs for hospitalizations related to congenital heart disease were more than £6 billion in 2013
♥ CHDs are 50 times more common than childhood cancer
♥ Most causes of CHDs are unknown. Only 15-20% of all CHDs are related to known genetic conditions
♥ Over 85% of babies born with a CHD now live to at least age 18
♥ CHDs can have lifelong neurodevelopmental and neurocognitive effects
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In the last 15 months we have sent over 50 teddy bear packs to babies and children with CHD, Who maybe struggling/going through a bad time.
if you would like us to send a bear to your heart hero who may need an extra smile please get in touch with us.
would you like to raise funds for the foundation while sharing awareness in your community ❤️ Get involved today by contacting us for your very own fundraising pack.