PROGRAMS AND EVENTS
The Women's Heart Foundation seeks to eradicate heart disease as
the number one killer of American women. The backbone of our mission
is our highly acclaimed outreach programs replicated nationally and
our heart disease prevention and risk tracking programs for schools.
WOMEN'S HEART WEEK (since 1995)
February 1-7 is dedicated to raising awareness of
heart disease as it affects women differently. Don a purple ribbon and help
spread the word. .
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Women's Heart Week video
MEDICATION SAFETY WEEK (since 1999)
April 1-7 is dedicated to raising awareness of medication errors and prevention. Complete a personal health record and
know your medicines.
tools and program support materials
BE A LIFESAVER PROGRAM (since 2010)
This 3-part course agenda facilitates schools to be ready, willing and able to teach their students about CPR and AED use, for learning life-saving skills that should be part of every School Board's dictum of mandatory curriculum.
TEEN ESTEEM HEALTH AND FITNESS PROGRAM
provides new infrastructure for healthy lifestyle programs and monitoring system for schools to address childhood and teen obesity.
FIND A HEART SISTER & FRIEND ( new!)
Be connected to a woman with a similar diagnosis and receive one-on-one support. Heart Sisters: We're better together!
THE GENDER CARE INITIATIVE®
is a series of conferences to promote gender-specific medicine, prevention and wellness.
promotes excellence of care of women.
The Purple Ribbon Campaign for health professionals.
Free online courses
RUN FOR MOM - Mother's Day 5k
Held in commemoration of National Women's Health Week. The event location is Mercer County Park in central New Jersey.
if interested in becoming a sponsors. Contact us
SHOPPING FOR A HEALTHY HEART©
A program implemented as a school field trip to help young consumers learn how to making healthier food choices
right at the grocery store shelf.
Honoring leading women's heart health advocates.
- WHF has partnered with CenterWatch so women may join a clinical trial and participate in research to benefit future generations.
Women's Heart Week |
The Gender Care Initiative |
Run For Mom |
Teen Esteem |
Medication Safety Week |
Purple Ribbon Campaign |
Shopping for a Healthy Heart |
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