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'Hands On' to Learn Key Lifesaving Skills in Thurnby, Leicester

'Hands On' to Learn Key Lifesaving Skills in Thurnby, Leicester

Posted: Mon, 21 Mar 2016

Local residents and members of Thurnby Lodge Youth and Community Centre get 'Hands On' to learn vital key lifesaving skills.

Tags: Heartsafe

Leicester Mercury Sports Ceremony - Community Winner for his voluntary work with JHMT, educating and training about SADS and CPR, particular the sports clubs around Leicestershire with Alan White

Leicester Mercury Sports Ceremony - Community Winner for his voluntary work with JHMT, educating and training about SADS and CPR, particular the sports clubs around Leicestershire with Alan White

Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2016

Many Congratulations' to Alan Harrison White for his outstanding efforts and driving the Joe's Mini Heartstart for Sports programme to ensure Leicester sporting clubs and groups are better prepared and ready to tackle SADS,. On this occasion recognised at the Leicester Mercury Sports Awards held at Leicester Tigers.

Tags: CPR, SADS, Heartsafe

Heartsafe UK - creating the next generation of life-savers in LeicesterShire

Heartsafe UK - creating the next generation of life-savers in LeicesterShire

Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2015

Students at Long Field Academy, in Melton, are amongst the latest to benefit from life-saving training.

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Creating a Generation of Life Savers

Creating a Generation of Life Savers

Posted: Wed, 18 Nov 2015

A national conference to discuss and promote the teaching of life-saving resuscitation skills in schools on Friday, 26th February 2016 at the Royal College of Physicians, Regents Park, London.

Tags: CPR

#beHeartsafe for SADS Awareness Week 2015

#beHeartsafe for SADS Awareness Week 2015

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2015

A SERIES of events about sudden arrhythmic death syndrome (SADS) take place next week, alongside the launch of some hard-hitting new posters raising awareness of the issue.

Tags: SADS, Events, Heartsafe

Harborough Pupils Learn How to Save Lives

Harborough Pupils Learn How to Save Lives

Posted: Thu, 05 Feb 2015

Hundreds of students at a Harborough school are being taught how to use a defibrillator and vital CPR skills in a rolling programme which will hopefully create a generation of young life-savers.

Tags: SADS, CPR, Heartsafe

Sporting clubs unite to break the silence on SADS

Sporting clubs unite to break the silence on SADS

Posted: Fri, 03 Oct 2014

LEICESTERSHIRE'S biggest sports clubs are uniting to back SADS Awareness Week 2014.

Running for a second year this year, SADS Awareness Week is being backed by the Leicester Tigers, Leicester City Football Club and Leicester Riders.

Tags: Events, SADS, Heartsafe, CPR, Martin Johnson

Great sports, great champions of hands on CPR

Great sports, great champions of hands on CPR

Posted: Mon, 16 Jun 2014

'Congratulations' from everyone at JHMT to both Leics' athletes Eden Francis and Laura Samuels on their well deserved selection to represent Team England

Tags: CPR, Heartsafe

Leicestershire Schools Learn Life-Saving Skills

Leicestershire Schools Learn Life-Saving Skills

Posted: Mon, 03 Mar 2014

A pioneering scheme to turn children across Leicestershire into a "generation of lifesavers" was launched Friday to a Leicester Tiger's Ground full of about 250 pupils representing schools across Leicestershire.

Tags: Heartsafe, CPR

Charities and public sector join forces to create a generation of young lifesavers

Charities and public sector join forces to create a generation of young lifesavers

Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2014

EVERY secondary school student in Leicester and Leicestershire is to be offered emergency life support training thanks to a unique collaboration between local and national charities and the public sector.

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