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SADS Awareness Week 2021

SADS Awareness Week 2021

Posted: Wed, 29 Sep 2021

SADS Awareness Week will take place from 4 - 10 October and is organised by local heart charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT). Read More »

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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 Trust (JHMT) fund New Childhood Bereavement Officer post to support grieving families at Leicester’s Hospitals

Joe’s Trust (JHMT) fund New Childhood Bereavement Officer post to support grieving families at Leicester’s Hospitals

Posted: Sun, 27 Sep 2020

Bereaved families at Leicester's Hospitals mourning the loss of a child will benefit from the support of a dedicated Childhood Bereavement Liaison Officer, thanks to The Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT). Read More »

Tags: SADS, SADS Week

JOE’S JOG 2020 SADLY CANCELLED

JOE’S JOG 2020 SADLY CANCELLED

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020

JOE'S JOG 2020 SADLY CANCELLED

It is with a heavy heart that for 2020 we will have to cancel Joe's Jog, scheduled for 16th June. Following the government's recent measures announced to combat Covid-19, and in times of such unprecedented uncertainty we... Read More »

Tags: Events, Rothley 10k, SADS

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

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

Scouts team up with JHMT to launch new heartsafe badge

Scouts team up with JHMT to launch new heartsafe badge

Posted: Thu, 18 Apr 2019

CHARNWOOD Scouts have teamed up with Rothley-based heart charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT) to develop a new badge for their members. Read More »

Tags: Inspire, SADS

Joe’s Trust JHMT Helps Local Scouts to Become Heartsafe

Joe’s Trust JHMT Helps Local Scouts to Become Heartsafe

Posted: Fri, 07 Dec 2018

Rothley-based charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT), which raises awareness of sudden heart deaths like SADS (sudden arrhythmic death syndrome), has been helping Charnwood Scouts to become heartsafe by offering specialist life-saving training... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Defibrillator, SADS

Joe’s Trust (JHMT) Helps Boxing Club to Become Heart Safe

Joe’s Trust (JHMT) Helps Boxing Club to Become Heart Safe

Posted: Wed, 28 Nov 2018

The Waterfront Sports and Education Academy (WSEA) has recently installed a defibrillator at the front of its building, on Marjorie Street.

Through its association with the JHMT, the club was able to purchase a defib at a subsidised rate. Staff from WSEA... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Events, SADS

Foxes legends join forces with Joe’s Trust (JHMT) to help tackle SADS

Foxes legends join forces with Joe’s Trust (JHMT) to help tackle SADS

Posted: Fri, 19 Oct 2018

Steve and Muzzy – who run the Advanced Football Development Academy (AFDA), in Whetsone – have taken on responsibility for looking after a defibrillator previously housed in a medical room at the neighbouring Blaby Whetstone Boys Club, positioning... Read More »

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Defibrillator and training for St Matthews community marks SADS Awareness Week

Defibrillator and training for St Matthews community marks SADS Awareness Week

Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018

A NEW multi-use games area and Cruyff court in St Matthews in Leicester has officially launched its new public-access defibrillator.

St Matthews multi-use games area is a flagship project on the city estate, which officially opened in August. Located in... Read More »

Tags: SADS

Awesome Foursome Share out £1,650 in Inspire Awards

Awesome Foursome Share out £1,650 in Inspire Awards

Posted: Mon, 01 Oct 2018

George Larke, Dan Lewis, Kade Smith and Jessica Lapworth have each received Inspire Awards from local charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT) to help them reach their goals in music, sport and creative arts.

The JHMT set up the scheme in memory... Read More »

Tags: Inspire Awards, SADS

Simple Skills Save Lives - That's the Message of this Year's SADS Awareness Week

Simple Skills Save Lives - That's the Message of this Year's SADS Awareness Week

Posted: Mon, 01 Oct 2018

SADS Awareness Week will take place from 1-5 October 2018. It is organised by local charity the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT).

The JHMT was set up after the death of Rothley teenager Joe Humphries in 2012. Joe died from SADS while out on a training... Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS

Three Local Sports Clubs Raise their Game to Create a Heartsafe Sporting Environment

Three Local Sports Clubs Raise their Game to Create a Heartsafe Sporting Environment

Posted: Sat, 01 Sep 2018

Kegworth Town Cricket Club, Kibworth Cricket Club and Kirby Muxloe Sports Club have all invested in defibrillators and had CPR training with the support of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT). Financial assistance has come from JHMT and the Everards... Read More »

Tags: CPR, SADS

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