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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.

Competition entry

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

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Scotland AF

An inquiry into the diagnosis, treatment and care of atrial fibrillation in Scotland.

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Changes to Adult Congenital Heart Disease Services in the North West

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Trustees Statement of 9 June 2017

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Royal Parks 2017

We’d love you to be a part of this fantastic annual run in 2017. Sign up today! #TeamTSF

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1st Great East Run

Join the #TSFTeam as they take on the UKs 1st Great East Run, staged in Ipswich September 2017

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ACHD Southampton

The Adult Heart Transfer Team at University Hospital Southampton are delighted to invite you to the...

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Hold a quiz!

Find out how you can raise money for The Somerville Foundation by holding a quiz at your local pub.

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My Open Heart

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

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Katie tells us about her experiences with transitioning from paediatric to adult care.

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Toby's story

Toby tells us about the differences between his care when he was younger, and the care he received just...

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Life is...

Tom tells us of his journey through life, and how he and his family have managed his congenital heart...

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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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Great East Run

Helen is taking on the Great East Run which comes to Ipswich in September 2017.

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Royal Parks 2016

This year we have 8 wonderful runners taking part in the Royal Parks Half Marathon!

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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.