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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

Cricket Club becomes heartsafe with the help of JHMT

Cricket Club becomes heartsafe with the help of JHMT

Posted: Wed, 06 Oct 2021

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

Leicester Ivanhoe Cricket Club, together with Leicester Forest East Tennis Club and the Old Newtonians Rugby Club, has funded the new public access defibrillator ( PAD). The PAD is sited so it's easily accessible to all three neighbouring sports clubs on their adjacent Hinckley Road sites. Read More »

Tags: #SADSWEEK21, 12AWeek #YSCD, AED, CPR, Community Sport, Heart safe sports, Simple skills Save Lives, safer communities

Local sports clubs and heart charity unite to help create a heartsafe environment

Local sports clubs and heart charity unite to help create a heartsafe environment

Posted: Mon, 04 Oct 2021

Ashby Road Sports Club, one of the county major sporting venues which provides facilities for a range of multi-sports now boasts a public access defibrillator (PAD) for use during cardiac emergencies. Read More »

Tags: #SADSWEEK21, 12AWeek #YSCD, AED, CPR, Community Sport, Heart safe sports, Simple skills Save Lives, safer communities

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

Simple Skills Save Lives – JHMT Patron Martin Johnson calls for roll out of CPR training after Eriksen collapse

Simple Skills Save Lives – JHMT Patron Martin Johnson calls for roll out of CPR training after Eriksen collapse

Posted: Thu, 17 Jun 2021

World Cup-winning rugby captain describes incident as 'wake-up call'

Martin Johnson has said the terrifying collapse of Christian Eriksen should be a wake-up call to the dangers of sudden cardiac arrest and the importance of learning CPR. Read More »

Tags: 12AWeek, AED, CPR, Leicester, Leicestershire, SADSAwareness, SCA, Skills For Life, YSCD, every second counts, life matters, 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

DMUFC & friends on TARGET to raise awareness of Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome #SADS @ football fest 2020 in aid of JHMT

DMUFC & friends on TARGET to raise awareness of Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome #SADS @ football fest 2020 in aid of JHMT

Posted: Sun, 09 Feb 2020

A HUGE THANKS to all members of the DMU Men's Football Club and members of DMU student community for putting in another CHAMPION EFFORT at this year's annual DMU football tournament to help Joe's Trust ( JHMT) with its goal to to break the silence on... Read More »

Tags: Active4Joe, CPR, Defibrillator, Events, Heartsafe, Inspire, Inspire Awards, Joe's Mini Heartstart, Joes Mini Heartstart, SADS, SADS Fact of Life, Safer Communities, Sport, community, partnerships

New defibrillator will help Sileby Town FC to become heartsafe

New defibrillator will help Sileby Town FC to become heartsafe

Posted: Tue, 28 Jan 2020

ONE of Leicestershire's longest-serving community football clubs is well on the way to becoming 'heartsafe' thanks to support from local councillors and the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT). Read More »

Tags: CPR, Defibrillator, Heartsafe, Joes Mini Heartstart, SADS, Safer Communities, Sport, community, partnerships

JHMT teams up with Leicester City in the Community - one GOAL - a heartsafe community for all

JHMT teams up with Leicester City in the Community - one GOAL - a heartsafe community for all

Posted: Thu, 21 Nov 2019

The Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT) is working with Leicester City in the Community to provide vital life-saving training to youth clubs

JHMT is carrying out CPR & defibrillator training at the Premier League Kick sessions run by Leicester City... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Heartsafe, Inspire, Joe's Mini Heartstart, SADS, Safer Communities, Sport, community, partnerships, skills for life

Skills For Life - De Lisle Students are all 'HANDS ON' with JHMT to learn CPR & how to use  AED

Skills For Life - De Lisle Students are all 'HANDS ON' with JHMT to learn CPR & how to use AED

Posted: Wed, 13 Nov 2019

Simple Skills Save Lives - During prep time on Friday 8 November, students were offered the opportunity to take part in CPR and defibrillator training in the library. Read More »

Tags: CPR, Defibrillator, Heartsafe, Inspire, SADS, Safer Communities, nation of lifesavers, partnerships

Don’t think, just act! That’s the message of this year’s  SADS Awareness Week 2019

Don’t think, just act! That’s the message of this year’s SADS Awareness Week 2019

Posted: Sun, 29 Sep 2019

TRUSTING your instincts and acting quickly can be vital in a cardiac emergency, so don't think, just act – that's the message for this year's SADS Awareness Week.

SADS Awareness Week will take place from 30 September-4 October. It is organised by local charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT). Read More »

Tags: 12AWeek, AED, CPR, Joe's Mini heartstart, SADS Awareness Week, Safer Communities, YSCD, every second counts, heartsafe sport, inherited heart conditions, lifesaver, safer communities

Play Sport, PLAY HEART SAFE : study provides further evidence as to the importance of creating a heart safe sporting & community environment at all levels

Play Sport, PLAY HEART SAFE : study provides further evidence as to the importance of creating a heart safe sporting & community environment at all levels

Posted: Mon, 02 Sep 2019

Decline in sports-related sudden cardiac death linked with rise in bystander resuscitation - ( Paris/France) – reports a study presented at ESC Congress 2019 together with the World Congress of Cardiology. Read More »

Tags: AED, CPR, Community Sport, Defibrillator, Heartsafe, Joes Mini Heartstart, SADS, duty of care in sport

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

Young people talk about their experiences learning  vital life-saving skills

Young people talk about their experiences learning vital life-saving skills

Posted: Sat, 13 Jul 2019

STUDENTS from Moat Community College talked about why being heartsafe is so important to them as they unveiled a new public access defibrillator. Read More »

Tags: CPR, Defibrillator, Events, Heartsafe, Inspire Awards, Life skills, Nation of young lifesavers, Partnerships, SADS, Safer Communities, Schools

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

Cricket Club Becomes Heartsafe with the Help of JHMT

Cricket Club Becomes Heartsafe with the Help of JHMT

Posted: Wed, 06 Feb 2019

Countesthorpe Cricket Club has funded the new defibrillator thanks to donations from the Leicestershire Cricket Association, Pirelli and Countesthorpe Parish Council – and has also put its own club funds towards the project.

The external cabinet... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Events

A HUGE THANKS to DMUFC students & friends for being such ‘GREAT SPORTS’ at annual football tournament, in aid of JHMT

A HUGE THANKS to DMUFC students & friends for being such ‘GREAT SPORTS’ at annual football tournament, in aid of JHMT

Posted: Mon, 04 Feb 2019

Once again congratulations to the Team DMU organizing committee led by James Dillon who have worked so hard to make the event possible.

HONOURS EVEN: The curtain raiser challenge between DMUFC ( Very Strong!!) Select v JHMT Select opened the tournament... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Events

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