Thank You to our doctors & nurses

We sent a copy of this NHS - Thank You to all the ACHD Teams earlier this month in recognition of a very difficult 2020 and with hope for a brighter 2021: Image courtesy of David Makinson - our very own 'Banksy'!

Eat, Shop, Save

A healthy lifestyle is particularly important for those born with a heart condition.  Eat, Shop, Save is looking for applicants for a summer series.  It helps families facing ‘modern life burnout’ by looking at their diet, finances, fitness…
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congenital-cardiac-disease-review-patient-experience-scotland

Congenital Cardiac Disease Review – Patient Experience – Scotland Our research panel is calling on members to complete a questionnaire to support the review of specialist congenital cardiac services in Scotland. Please complete the questionnaire…

New membership scheme set for 2021

The Somerville's new membership scheme is set to go live in February 2021. Insert letter here.
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Run the Royal Parks Half 2021 for #TeamTheSF

Join our team and raise awareness for people born with a heart condition! The Royal Parks Half Marathon takes place on the 10th of October 2021; with routes through four of central London’s most beautiful parks; all on closed roads. Join…

Funding Announcement

Announcement Date: 29 October 2020 We were absolutely thrilled to hear that we have been awarded over £43,000 of Government funding from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) as part of the Coronavirus Community Support…
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Big Six Research

DONATE TO THE BIG SIX CAMPAIGN Thank you for joining our fight against congenital heart disease. The Somerville Foundation (TSF) has always worked hard to improve the lives of people who were born with a heart condition. We have a vision…
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Scarred for life

Scarred FOR Life Scarred FOR Life is a special photo exhibition sharing the problems and heartache that accompany living with a heart condition, both mental and physical. The first Scarred FOR Life exhibition was held in 2015 at the Kelvingrove…

Warfrin

Warfarin You may know people who are taking warfarin, but do you know why they take it and what it does for them? Warfarin is an anticoagulant drug. This means that it increases the time it takes for the blood to clot. If your body makes…
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Scarred for Life - Scotland

  A Celebration of Life Scarred FOR Life is an exciting new project - a special photo exhibition of adults born with Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) baring their scars in celebration of life. The project was run in Scotland by three…