CHD Awareness Information and Suggestions
CONGENITAL HEART DEFECT AWARENESS MONTH - FEBRUARY 2014
SHARE YOUR HEART-CHILD'S STORY
Our STORIES of HOPE page receives thousands of hits a day and that's because many parents looking for hope and support receive it through your stories. In honor of CHD Awareness 2014, we're asking members to share their heart-child's story with us to add to our website. Share you story by contacting us today!
USE OUR PR TOOLKIT TO BRING AWARENESS
Looking to bring awareness by contacting the media? Use our PR Toolkit
to help in getting your story out there. Remember, once your story has been published, share your accomplishment with us
Awareness month is in February but feel free to bring awareness year round!
ADDITIONAL CHD AWARENESS SUGGESTIONS AND TOOLS
For the following flyers, please open and print from using Chrome or Internet Explorer. Do not use Mozilla Firefox.
We have flyers and promotional items to help you. Feel free to print off our flyer for your pediatric cardiologists office. For fundraisers, we have our school Loose Change Fundraiser and our Jeans dress down fundraiser for work. For a display, use our CHD Awareness Flyer or our CHD Fact Sheet or contact us for brochures.
Bring awareness year round with our child and adult Wristband, Car Ribbon Magnet, CHD Survivor Photo Calendar, and Lapel Pins and more which are available for purchase through our online store
Day can be whatever you'd like it to be! Do whatever works for you. The above suggestions are just a few that members have done and have been successful. Some members have written a Letter to the Editor to their local newspaper about their heart child and experience. Read in our Fall Newsletters to read member's accomplishments.
Whatever you do, let us know and share it with us! If you take photos of your event, share with us as well.
ADDITIONAL INFO ON CHD AWARENESS 2014
An international coalition of families, individuals, non-profit organizations, support groups, and health professionals participated in a campaign to increase public awareness of Congenital Heart Defects and Childhood Heart Disease. For additional information about CHD. Awareness week participants and activities, visit TCHIN.