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Supporting young people and adults born with a heart condition

The Somerville Foundation works with patients born with a heart condition (congenital), providing practical and emotional support, and enabling them to take control of their lives and manage their own heart condition. Thanks to advancements in medical treatment, today more and more people born with heart conditions are living long, full and happy lives.

Voting is now open

Voting is now open for the JustGiving Charity of the Year Awards and we need your vote!

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Employment Law

If you are being unfairly treated at work, you are entitled to a free consultation on any employment...

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The Brooker Award

An initiative created by TheSF. The prize is designed to encourage medics to have a career in congenital...

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Competition entry

Win a free Royal Parks half marathon place and join us to celebrate their 10th birthday

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GREAT EAST RUN '18

ENTER THE GREAT EAST RUN 2018 HERE

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Conference 2017

This year instead of a conference an Adult Congenital Heart Patient Information Event will be held in...

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Royal Parks 2017

More places being released in the first week of August

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Hold a quiz!

Channel your inner quiz master and raise funds for TSF

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Beth's advice

Always helpful and supportive Beth Greenaway shares her personal insight and some of her story

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Unique Differences

Donna's story about how her CHD sets her apart from the rest.

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A Part of Me

Beth's story of how she has learnt to live life to the full!

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My Open Heart

Read about Izabel's diagnosis and her experience with open heart surgery.

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Go Pauline!

One of our fantastic members, Pauline, walked up Roseberry Topping in May to raise vital funds for us.

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Gramps footsteps

Helen Witt pledged to take on the South West Coast Path and raise money for The Somerville Foundation.

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Four marathons

Four years ago, Anna was recovering from her second life-saving surgery. On 9th April, she will be running...

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Well done James!

James ran The Exeter Half Marathon to raise funds for The Somerville Foundation in February 2017, and...

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Help & Advice

Information on managing your heart condition, including Physical, Emotional and Mental Health.

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Make a donation to The Somerville Foundation today and you will help us to continue to offer the valuable services we provide to those born with a heart condition.