Get Involved (generic)
Get Involved

Get Involved with HEART UK, support our vital work – we will keep you up to date with our activities and achievements.

 
Grants
Grants

HEART UK will be providing a number of annual grants. All applicants must be professional members or supporters of the organisation. 

 

HEART UK – The cholesterol charity

Providing support, guidance and education services to healthcare professionals and people and families with concerns about cholesterol.  

Over half of all UK adults have raised cholesterol. At least 1 in 500 people are born with a high cholesterol condition called Familial Hypercholesterolaemia (FH), which means they are at high risk of a heart attack, stroke or sudden death in their 20s, 30s and 40s.

HEART UK is here for anyone affected by raised cholesterol or other blood fats, including triglycerides.  We bring people together by providing:

We couldn’t do any of this without your help, there are many different ways to get involved, the more people involved, the more help we can provide.

Contact HEART UK

HEART UK - The Cholesterol Charity
7 North Road
Maidenhead
Berkshire
SL6 1PE

Helpline
T. 0345 450 5988
E: ask@heartuk.org.uk

Normal Helpline hours: Monday - Friday from 10am to 3pm
Dietetic advice available in Punjabi, Urdu and Hindi on Fridays

Campaigning

Campaigning to increase awareness of raised cholesterol as a major public health concern. 

Fact sheets
Fact sheets

HEART UK has produced a range of diet and medical fact sheets for you to use and refer to.

 
The silent killer

Most people don’t know they have raised cholesterol. There are no clear symptoms. For some, the first sign might be a heart attack.