Heart Kids Canterbury

Heart Kids Canterbury provides support to Chilren who have congenital heart problemns - or acquire a heart condition through things like Rheumatic fever, Cardiomyopathy or Kawasaki Disease.  12 babies are born each week in NZ with a heart defect.  Heart Kids provides information, and emotional and practical support the the child and their family to help them get through all the challenges that having a serious heart conditon places on them through life.

Currenntly Heart Kids Cantebrury supports 500 heart kids and their families.  We run events so they can meet others on a similar jopurney.  We also run fundraising events to help pay for the many services provided.