Mended Hearts is the oldest and largest cardiovascular peer-to-peer support network in the world. This community-based non-profit organization has been offering the gift of hope to heart disease patients, their families and caregivers for 64 years.
Mended Hearts’ 20,000 members visit more than 215,000 patients each year in 460 hospitals and rehab centers. With 300 chapters in North America, the organization provides patient visiting program, education, support group meetings and online communities. Our peer support groups help patients and their families understand that there can be a rich, rewarding life after a heart disease diagnosis.
Norm Linsky, Executive Director