Advocacy and Support Groups
Johns Hopkins All Children’s Heart Institute
The team at All Children's Hospital is passionate about helping children throughout the world get the care they need. Our cardiologists and cardiac surgeons are involved in many organizations and associations to advocate on behalf of children and parents. Here are a few of the programs we support:
Mended Little Hearts
Through active participation in support and advocacy group of Mended Little Hearts work to enhance community awareness of congenital heart disease and advocate for additional research for treatment and prevention. Learn more about Mended Little Hearts.
American Heart Association
Members of the Institute work closely with the regional chapter of the American Heart Association to broaden understanding of the spectrum of congenital heart disease and promote research efforts for treatment and prevention. Learn more about the American Heart Association.
Boggy Creek Camp
Our organization sponsors and volunteers at the Boggy Creek camp located in Florida to give children with congenital heart disease opportunities to enjoy normal activities of childhood. Learn more about Boggy Creek Camp.
A Trip to Jamaica: A Long-Distance Mission to Save Lives
For the ninth straight year, a team of 60 physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals from All Children's Hospital and healthcare organizations throughout the United States and the world delivered life-saving care in the Caribbean. They participated in a special medical mission for one week in May to Kingston, Jamaica, treating children for a variety of cardiac related medical conditions. Read more...