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200 People Have Now Been Trained in Vital Life-Saving Skills

200 People Have Now Been Trained in Vital Life-Saving Skills

Posted: Wed, 18 Apr 2018

TWO hundred people have now been trained in vital life-saving skills thanks to a scheme at city council parks.

Tags: SADS, CPR

Leicester Primary School Trains Year 6's in Vital Life-Saving Skills

Leicester Primary School Trains Year 6's in Vital Life-Saving Skills

Posted: Wed, 21 Feb 2018

A LEICESTER primary school has trained all of its Year 6 pupils in vital life-saving skills with the help of a local charity.

Tags: CPR, SADS

Imps Become Heart Safe with Help from Joe's Trust

Imps Become Heart Safe with Help from Joe's Trust

Posted: Tue, 06 Feb 2018

A COMMUNITY football club for junior players has become 'heart safe' by installing a defibrillator and providing training for club members, coaches and parents.

Tags: SADS, CPR

LRCL to Become Pioneers through Heartsafe League

LRCL to Become Pioneers through Heartsafe League

Posted: Fri, 26 Jan 2018

The Everards Leicestershire and Rutland Cricket League (LRCL) has become the pioneer when it comes to heart safety in the grassroots game.

Tags: CPR, SADS

Rothley Primary School Children Learn CPR Skills with the Help of JHMT

Rothley Primary School Children Learn CPR Skills with the Help of JHMT

Posted: Mon, 22 Jan 2018

CHILDREN at Rothley Primary School have been learning vital CPR skills with the help of JHMT.

Tags: CPR, SADS

Bystander CPR Saves Lives:  Evington Resident uses CPR to Save a Life

Bystander CPR Saves Lives: Evington Resident uses CPR to Save a Life

Posted: Fri, 12 Jan 2018

An Evington resident (who prefers to remain anonymous) was travelling on a 22 bus from Evington to Leicester on 2nd January when a passenger was taken ill and stopped breathing. As the most knowledgeable.. Read More »

Tags: SADS, CPR

Local Football Clubs Join as ONE to Help Create a HEART SAFE Sporting & Community for ALL

Local Football Clubs Join as ONE to Help Create a HEART SAFE Sporting & Community for ALL

Posted: Fri, 24 Nov 2017

Defibrillator installed close to two Leicester football clubs

Tags: CPR, SADS

Play Sport, PLAY HEART SAFE - Local Bowls Club Joins Forces with Partners to Help Create a HEART SAFE Community for ALL

Play Sport, PLAY HEART SAFE - Local Bowls Club Joins Forces with Partners to Help Create a HEART SAFE Community for ALL

Posted: Wed, 15 Nov 2017

A NEW public-access defibrillator has been installed in Shepshed, thanks to the efforts of the local bowls club.

Tags: CPR

De Montfort University hosts Leicestershire's 'Restart A Heart Day'

De Montfort University hosts Leicestershire's 'Restart A Heart Day'

Posted: Fri, 06 Oct 2017

More than 100 students, staff and members of the local community have been trained to save lives thanks to De Montfort Students' Union (DSU)'s unique partnership with a Leicestershire charity.

Tags: SADS, CPR

Balloon launch, book, talks and training sessions mark this year’s JHMT SADS Awareness Week

Balloon launch, book, talks and training sessions mark this year’s JHMT SADS Awareness Week

Posted: Thu, 28 Sep 2017

A LOCAL charity is holding an awareness-raising week of activities to help promote better understanding of sudden heart deaths.

Tags: SADS, Events, CPR, Martin Johnson

Alan Teaches Life-Saving Skills to More than 1,000 People

Alan Teaches Life-Saving Skills to More than 1,000 People

Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

A CHARITY volunteer who has devoted four years to training people in vital lifesaving skills has now taught more than 1,000 people.

Tags: SADS, CPR

Cricket Club leading the Way in Being Heartsafe Thanks to Training from Local Charity

Cricket Club leading the Way in Being Heartsafe Thanks to Training from Local Charity

Posted: Fri, 11 Aug 2017

A LOCAL cricket club has taken part in CPR and defibrillator training to make sure as many of its members as possible know what it means to be heartsafe.

Tags: CPR, Defibrillator, SADS

JHMT Helps Put Cardiac Health on National Sports Agenda

JHMT Helps Put Cardiac Health on National Sports Agenda

Posted: Wed, 09 Aug 2017

The independent Duty of Care in Sport review, which was led by Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, advocates more training and better awareness of cardiac health to help protect people – especially young.. Read More »

Tags: SADS, CPR

Leicester's Heart Friendly Parks

Leicester's Heart Friendly Parks

Posted: Sun, 02 Jul 2017

A NEW defibrillator is being installed at Abbey Park as part of the city council's commitment to create heart-friendly parks.

Tags: SADS, CPR

More Life-Saving Equipment Installed at the LCCC - Fischer County Ground

More Life-Saving Equipment Installed at the LCCC - Fischer County Ground

Posted: Sun, 02 Jul 2017

A successful partnership between Leicestershire County Cricket Club (LCCC), the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT) and HeartWize has allowed more life-saving equipment to be installed at the Fischer County.. Read More »

Tags: CPR, Defibrillator, SADS

Teamwork Saves Lives: Sileby Town CC & JHMT combine for CPR and Defibrillator training

Teamwork Saves Lives: Sileby Town CC & JHMT combine for CPR and Defibrillator training

Posted: Mon, 12 Jun 2017

Last Thursday (08/06/17) saw the first of two CPR and Defibrillator training events at Sileby Town CC in conjunction with Joe Humphries Memorial Trust.

Tags: Defibrillator, CPR

Martin Johnson CBE Opens SADS Conference 2017 - Putting Sudden  Heart Deaths in Young People Firmly on the Agenda

Martin Johnson CBE Opens SADS Conference 2017 - Putting Sudden Heart Deaths in Young People Firmly on the Agenda

Posted: Fri, 03 Mar 2017

RUGBY legend Martin Johnson CBE has helped put sudden heart deaths in young people on the agenda by opening the SADS Conference 2017.

Tags: SADS, CPR

Quorn Juniors Football Club Get 'Hands On' to Learn CPR - Thanks to the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust

Quorn Juniors Football Club Get 'Hands On' to Learn CPR - Thanks to the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust

Posted: Thu, 02 Mar 2017

ANOTHER Leicestershire sports club has taken steps to be better prepared and equipped should ever the need arise to deal with a cardiac emergency.

Tags: CPR

Three Free Lectures will Mark this Year's SADS Awareness Week

Three Free Lectures will Mark this Year's SADS Awareness Week

Posted: Wed, 28 Sep 2016

A LOCAL charity will hold three free lectures later this year to help promote understanding of sudden heart deaths.

Tags: SADS, Events, CPR

Heartwize Cricket Cardiac Arrest Awareness Day a Big Success

Heartwize Cricket Cardiac Arrest Awareness Day a Big Success

Posted: Mon, 12 Sep 2016

HEARTWIZE Cricket day - getting to the HEART of the matter - saving lives and demonstrates that by learning a few simple skills - everyone can be a lifesaver

Tags: CPR