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Information and Support - Croí Briste

Information and support for issues raised in Croí Briste

British Heart Foundation

The British Heart Foundation provides care, support and a range of information for everyone living with heart disease.

Phone: 0300 330 3311

Visit the British Heart Foundation website

Northern Ireland Chest, Heart and Stroke

Northern Ireland Chest, Heart and Stroke (NICHS) runs services across Northern Ireland to help people and their families to meet the challenges of living with chest, heart or stroke conditions.

Phone: 028 9032 0184

Visit the Northern Ireland Chest Heart & Stroke website

Children’s Heart Federation

Children’s Heart Federation helps children with a heart defect and their families by providing information, small grants, medical equipment and organise family trips.

Phone: 0300 561 0065

Visit the Children’s Heart Federation website

NHS Blood and Transplant

NHS Blood and Transplant is the organ donor organisation for the whole of the UK and is reponsible for matching and allocating donated organs.

Organ Donation
For information on organ donation, and to join the NHS Organ Donor Register
Phone: 0300 123 23 23
Visit the NHS Organ Donation website

Blood Donation
For more information or to register as a blood donor
Phone: 0300 123 23 23
Visit the Blood Donation website

Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service
Phone: 0345 90 90 999
Visit the Scottish National Blood transfusion Service

Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service
Phone: 0808 534 666
Visit the Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service

Welsh Blood Service (South Wales)
Phone: 0800 25 22 66
Visit the Welsh Blood Service

The Donor Family Network

The Donor Family Network run by donor families to support donor families

Phone: 0845 680 1954

Visit the Donor Family Network website

The Human Tissue Authority

The Human Tissue Authority ensures that human tissue is used safely and ethically, and with proper consent. It regulates organisations that remove, store and use human tissue and gives approval for organ and bone marrow donations from living people.

Visit The Human Tissue Authority website