The Pediatric Congenital Heart Association’s mission is to Conquer CHD. We are founded on the key purpose to be the resounding voice of the pediatric patient population and are accomplishing this through collaboration with patients, parents, providers, and partner organizations in order to improve quality and outcomes through CHD education, research and awareness.
For more information about congenital heart disease, please visit our home page.
Congenital Heart Network
The Congenital Heart Network is a program of PCHA, aimed at improving the lives of those with congenital heart disease and their families through direct support and education – meeting families where they are. Through local activities like peer-to-peer support, care package distribution and educational materials, we are working directly with patients, families and medical professionals impacting one life at a time. Get connected to a group near you.
For more information about our ConqueringCHD Kits care package program, click here. (coming soon!)
“We can do more, together.” Whether you are in a place where you just need someone to talk to, or you find that you are ready to give back, there is a spot for you at PCHA.
For more information specifically about the Illinois chapter, email PCHA.IL@conqueringchd.org
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Upcoming Events and Activities
Don’t miss out on these great opportunities to get involved!
Be sure to visit our Facebook Page for up-to-date information on all events and activities
Meet and Greet
When: May 24th 6-8pm
Where: Advocate Children’s Hospital 4410 West 93rd Street Oak Lawn, Il
Ronald McDonald House – 1st Floor
Contact: AConnors@conqueringchd.org for more information
Meet and Greet
When: May 24th 6pm-8pm
Where: Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center 333 N Madison St, Joliet, Illinois 60435
Meeting will be held in the Madison Room.
Enter through Outpatient 2 entrance on Madison St. (East side of hospital)
Contact: Support.email@example.com for more information
Hearing the news “there’s something wrong with baby’s heart” can be devastating. Even with successful intervention, CHD requires ongoing and sometimes intensive, medical care. Your donation helps in so many ways. It is more than our ability to hold the hand of the parent who fears for the life of their child with a reassuring “I’ve been there.” It’s providing the knowledge and hope they need to make important decisions for their child. It’s helping families navigate childhood and, perhaps more importantly, all the changes that come with transitioning to independent adults. It’s about empowering the adults with congenital heart disease who are facing new, unexpected challenges as they are pioneering the way as survivors.
By clicking the button below – you will make a contribution to the Congenital Heart Network Fund. As a program of the Pediatric Congenital Heart Association, this fund provides you with the opportunity to direct your money back to the state chapter, or support the network, nationally.
Please give generously.