Raising Awareness of Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Youth

Our Mission

Aidan’s Heart Foundation is committed to providing awareness, education, and support to the communities of the southeast Pennsylvania region and its surrounding area to create heart-safe communities for youth regarding the prevention of and/or response to Sudden Cardiac Arrest.

— Formally adopted September 3, 2013

out of every 100 heart screenings results in a life threatening heart condition

6th grade students trained in CPR+AED since 2014

AEDs placed in Southeast PA by AHF

AED+CPR Training for Sixth Graders

In January, we visited the Marsh Creek Sixth Grade Center (DASD) and trained another 1,000+ sixth grade students in CPR+AED! This was our third year visiting the school and we’ve trained over 3500+ students. Learn About our Heart Heroes Training Program.

Free Heart Screening Event - November 2016

In November 2016 we held a FREE Heart Screening at Haverford High School and screened 150 children. Two of the children screened were found to have serious conditions that could lead to sudden cardiac arrest. Read more about this event.

Get an AED for your Sports Organization, School, Church or Community Center

Learn about automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and find out how you can get a grant to obtain one or more.

Find Out How to Get an AED

Upcoming Events

7th Annual 5K for Aidan, June 17

Our biggest fundraiser of the year is just a few months away! Sign up to receive registration information, learn how you can create a team, or find out about sponsorship opportunities!

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FREE Heart Screening Event

Our next heart screening event will be in September 2017! Sign up to receive registration information when details are confirmed.

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Learn How Your Sports Organization, School or University, Church or Community Group Can Get an AED

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