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Self Help UK

Self Help Groups

  • Children's Heart Association

    Support for families of children with heart disorders. Also campaigns for improved facilities, diagnosis and treatment.
  • Children's Heart Federation

    A national charity bringing together local and specialist support groups. CHF provides contact, information and support for families of children with heart disorders and those who support them. We provide
  • Coronary Prevention Group

  • CREW Heart Support Group

    A voluntary group, affilated to the BHF, covering all of Calderdale. CREW runs exercise and weight loss classes, walks and social events for people who have had or are at risk of having a cardiac event. Classes are every weekday across Calderdale in Halifax, Brighouse and Todmorden....
  • Evelina Children's Heart Organisation

    Puts parents in touch with one another for mutual help and support
  • Family Heart Association

    Literature for GPs and patients, free loan of cholesterol testing equipment to GPs, 24-hour cholesterol and diet helpline, medical and nutritional advice about lipids.
  • Grown Up Congenital Heart Patients Association

    Offering help, information and support to young people and adults who were born with a heart condition.`
  • Heart Link

    Information, advice and support to heart patients of all ages on all aspects of coronary heart complaints
  • Heart Research UK

    Heart Research UK is a visionary charity that leads the way, funding ground breaking, innovative medical research projects at the cutting edge of science into the prevention, treatment and cure of heart disease. There is a strong emphasis on supporting patient and surgical projects and young...

    Raise awareness of and promote the welfare of those with Familial Hypercholesterolaemia (FH). Produce literature on cholesterol risk and how to reduce that risk. Lobby for the improvement in risk recognition and healthcare of FH. Telephone helpline manned by trained nurses and dietitian.