Living With A Heart Condition

When you’ve been diagnosed with a heart condition having access to support and information can help you to come to terms with your diagnosis and to live as full a life as possible. You may find the resources and organisations below useful:

The British Heart Foundation

The British Heart Foundation

The British Heart Foundation has lots of helpful information and resources, including advice on work, relationships, travelling, driving and caring for someone with a heart condition.

There is also a helpline for patients and carers.
Call: 0300 330 3311 (similar cost to 01 or 02 numbers).

Phone lines are open 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday or email questions to

Eastbourne and District Cardiac Support Group

A local support group where people living with a heart condition can make friends, share experiences and support each other. Monthly meetings include a guest speaker, light refreshments and time to socialise.

The group meets on the last Wednesday of the month at 2.30pm

At: Vigner Room, Victoria Baptist Church, Eldon Road, Eastbourne

Call Dennis on 01323 733 306 to find out more