Jules Impact Quote

“I give you my assurance that I will do everything in my power to continue to deliver our vision which is to prevent premature deaths from high cholesterol a major risk factor for heart attacks and strokes”. Jules Payne, Chief Executive, HEART UK – The Cholesterol Charity

We need your help to deliver a future with no premature deaths from high cholesterol. Please donate to help us reach this goal.

 

Our Impact and how your money helps:

  • We support families and friends who have lost a loved one from high cholesterol and ensure they have the right information and help
  • Our unique Cholesterol Helpline supports thousands of people every year
  • It costs £52 to fund every enquiry to our Cholesterol Helpline and give a free information pack
  • Over 37,000 free patient information leaflets sent to GP surgeries and clinics annually
  • We spend over £25,000  every year on information leaflets for patients
  • We run regular campaigns supporting patients and health care professionals in advising government and decision-making bodies
  • We provide educational grants to research into the prevention of heart attacks and strokes caused by high cholesterol
  • We run regular patient and family forums across the country offering support and guidance
  • Over 100 volunteers and Ambassadors help support HEART UK with their time
  • We provide training and education for hundreds of GP’s, nurses, dietitians, and specialists
  • Over 2 million people every year use our website for expert information about cholesterol
  • Helping over 830,000 people every year with our on-line heart healthier recipes
  • Over 250 world class clinicians attend our annual scientific conference every year
  • Over 85% of our income goes towards supporting patient care, either directly or through health care professionals
Your stories

Read about someone who has experienced the difficulties of living with FH on a daily basis.

 
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Your valuable donation will help us plan continued support for people with high cholesterol throughout the year.

 
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Making a donation in memory of a loved one is a positive way of commemorating a life, while helping us to support others.