Heart Support Groups

The Heart Support Group of the SHF Heart Wellness Centre provides invaluable peer support to heart patients and their families adjusting to life after a heart attack and motivation to maintain healthier lifestyles. It is an educational and informational support network that helps to reinforce members’ knowledge of heart health and cardiac rehabilitation, and at the same time, offer emotional support and shared experiences through regular meetings or group activities.

The SHF HWC Heart Support Group act as a platform for its members to mingle by regularly organising local and overseas outings (e.g. farm trips, nature walks) for its members and their families.

Contact: SHF-Edwards Lifesciences Foundation Heart Wellness Centre

Tel: 6354 9348 / 9370

Email: rehab@heart.org.sg

SHF also supports and encourages the creation of other independent heart support groups.


ICD/Pacemaker Awareness Group

The group provides a platform for patients with pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD),
to share experiences and knowledge.

For more information, please contact Ms Ann Loh at 6354 9370.


PHSG

Pulmonary Hypertension Singapore

Pulmonary Hypertension Singapore is a patient support group founded in 2006 for this rare terminal disease .The aim of this group is to educate, advocate and create awareness. In the process of promoting awareness of pulmonary hypertension, the group is also on the lookout for more fellow patients. Patients and family members meet every 3-6 months for educational talks, workshops, seminars and “Meet and Share Experiences” sessions. Occasionally, the group also embarks on other social and recreational activities that are supported and organised by others.

The group also has a mutual understanding with a US based non-profit society called Pulmonary Hypertension Association.

Contact person: Mohd Amin (9159 9937) / David Lim (9189 0005)

Contact no: 6748 0643

Website: www.phsingapore.org

Email : admin@phsingapore.org

Facebook: www.facebook.com/ph.singapore.3

Address: 46 Circuit Road, #10-667, Singapore 370046