News - Tags: AEDs

Tags: AEDs

Leicestershire boaters on board to create a heartsafe community with support from JHMT

Leicestershire boaters on board to create a heartsafe community with support from JHMT

Posted: Tue, 22 Feb 2022

BOATERS in Sileby marina on the South Navigation in Charnwood, Leicestershire have successfully funded and launched a public accessible defibrillator (PAD) for the local boating community as well as for dog walkers, fishermen and those taking a leisurely walk along the canal footpaths. Read More »

Tags: AEDs, CPR, Charnwood, Heartsafe Community, Leicester, Leicestershire, PADS, Partnerships, SADS, Skills for LIFE, chain of survival, charity

Oakham Cricket club becomes heartsafe with the help of JHMT

Oakham Cricket club becomes heartsafe with the help of JHMT

Posted: Tue, 04 Jan 2022

A COMMUNITY cricket club has installed a new defibrillator with the support of JHMT.

Oakham Cricket Club in Rutland has funded the new defibrillator with support from Leicestershire & Rutland Cricket Leagues and by putting its own club funds towards... Read More »

Tags: #SADS, AEDs, CPR, Community Sport, Heart Awareness Cricket, Joe's Mini HeartStart For Sports Clubs, Safer Community, chain of survival

Life-Saving Defibrillators installed at Mountsorrel Primary school after successful fundraising effort and support from JHMT

Life-Saving Defibrillators installed at Mountsorrel Primary school after successful fundraising effort and support from JHMT

Posted: Sat, 04 Dec 2021

Life-Saving Defibrillators installed at Mountsorrel Primary school after successful fundraising effort and support from local heart charity JHMT

Two new defibrillators have been installed at a primary school in Charnwood, Leicester.

The life-saving devices at Mountsorrel Primary school has been funded by the staff, pupils, parents, and generous donations from community members. Read More »

Tags: #SADS, AEDs, CPR, CPR in schools, Charnwood, Community, Heartsafe community, chain of survival

SADS Week 2021 – SADS in Sport Talk – to Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) students - Loughborough College

SADS Week 2021 – SADS in Sport Talk – to Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) students - Loughborough College

Posted: Sat, 09 Oct 2021

Forewarned is Forearmed: Harshil Dhutia, Consultant Cardiologist, Glenfield Hospital UHL, Medical lead for JHMT delivered the annual SADS in Sport Talk to young students on the Sport England, Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS)/Dual Career programme at Loughborough College.

The talk focused on the underlying heart conditions like SADS that can effect athletes and those who participate in high level and regular sport and physical activities in the community.
This was then followed by a practical 'HANDS ON' CPR and how to use an AED session for the TASS students with JHMT's Alan White. Read More »

Tags: AEDs, CPR, Community Sport, PLAY HEART-SAFE, Play Sport, SADS WEEK 21, Skills for life

New Defibrillator Creates Safer Environment For All

New Defibrillator Creates Safer Environment For All

Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021

A new defibrillator has been installed alongside the New Parks Cruyff Court and young people will be educated how to use it thanks to Leicester City in the Community and their partners in the region.

- A new defibrillator has been installed next to the New Parks Cruyff Court thanks to The Joe Humphries Memorial Trust
- Leicester City's in the Community will work with The Trust to ensure participants know how to use the life-saving item
- Sudden arrhythmic death syndrome week takes place from Monday 4 October, with JHMT raising awareness of the need for CPR training Read More »

Tags: #SADSWEEK21, 12AWeek, AEDs, CPR, Defibrillator, PLAY HEARTSAFE, Play Sport, safer communities

UK Coaching’s Sudden Cardiac Arrest Digital Toolkit: Learn to Be Quick, Smart and Restart a Heart

UK Coaching’s Sudden Cardiac Arrest Digital Toolkit: Learn to Be Quick, Smart and Restart a Heart

Posted: Tue, 11 May 2021

Sudden Cardiac Arrest can happen to anyone, anytime, anyplace, with 60,000 people having a sudden cardiac arrest in the community every year in the UK. Sadly, only 1 in 10 survive. However, if effective action is taken within the first minute, it can treble chances of survival. Read More »

Tags: 12AWeek, AEDs, CPR, Defibrillator, Heart-safe Sports Community Sport, Joe's Mini HeartStart For Sports Clubs, SADS, Skills for Life

Joe’s friend gets to work to make Broomleys cricket club heartsafe

Joe’s friend gets to work to make Broomleys cricket club heartsafe

Posted: Mon, 05 Aug 2019

A HEALTHCARE assistant whose teenage friend died from a heart condition has honoured his memory by getting a defibrillator installed at her local cricket club. Read More »

Tags: AEDs, CPR, Defibrillator, Heart Awareness Cricket Leicestershire & Leicester, Heartsafe Sport, SADS, community, partnerships, safe communities

Bradgate Park Trust join forces with JHMT to create a ‘Heart Safe’ Bradgate Park & Swithland Wood for ALL

Bradgate Park Trust join forces with JHMT to create a ‘Heart Safe’ Bradgate Park & Swithland Wood for ALL

Posted: Sun, 19 May 2019

The Charity that cares for Leicestershire's favourite attraction is working to become Heart Safe, with the installation of publicly accessible defibrillators across the Estate. Read More »

Tags: AEDs, Bradgate Park, CPR, Defibrillator, Events, Heartsafe, SADS, community, partnerships, safe communities

Partners & Supporters

  • Warriors Basketball Club
    Loughborough Echo
    Bradgate Park Trust
    East Midlands Ambulance Service
  • Leicestershire and Rutland County FA
    Gleeds
    AFC Andrews
    Leicester Unity Boxing Club
  • Pukaar News
    LRSport
    UHL Trust
    Leicestershire County Council
  • YHW
    British Heart Foundation
    Jessica Michelle School of Dance
    Quorn Football Club
  • Shepshed Lions - Community First Responders
    Trophy Parlour
    Oak FM
    Cipher Entertainment
  • BBC Radio Leicester
    Agora
    Gateley
    Soar Media
  • De Montfort Students Union
    Rothley Parish Council
    6PM
    Barwood
  • Westleigh Developments
    Boden
    De Lisle
    Sileby Town CC
  • Health For Teens
    Leicester City FC Community Trust
    CKI Martial Arts
    BBC
  • Jersey Budd
    Leicester Mercury
    Samworth Brothers
    Leicester Coritanian
  • Gem 106
    ITV Central
    Leicester City In the Community
    Leicester Legends
  • Longslade Community College
    Rothley Park Cricket Club
    David Wilson Homes
    Inside Land
  • Dickinson & Morris
    Arrhythmia Alliance
    Loughborough Town Cricket Club
    Sports Cardiology UK
  • Musical Village
    Willmott Dixon
    Leicester City Council
    Shepshed Lions Club - Community First Responders
  • Kasabian
    Heartwize
    UK Paintball
    Leicester Tigers
  • Rawlins
    Demon Media