MAA Health Education Resources

Updated:Oct 18,2013


Are you having a health fair or educational event? We value your interest in and support of the American Heart Association, and have materials available for purchase and/or to download and distribute at your event. Thank you for partnering with us to raise awareness and build healthier lives free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.  
 


Ordering AHA Print Materials or “Give-aways
If you would like to order AHA/ASA educational materials, they can be purchased from our patient education vendor, Krames StayWell. You may contact Krames at 800-333-3032 or visit their Web site.  Resources include brochures, recipe guides, bookmarks, magnets, posters, notepads and more. Looking for health-related prizes or gifts for your event? Additional AHA-branded items such as cookbooks, t-shirts, greeting cards, water bottles and pedometers can be purchased at www.shopheart.org. Proceeds benefit the American Heart Association.


DOWNLOADABLE MATERIALS
Copyright Use Agreement:  In consideration of being able to download these materials, you warrant and represent that you are a non-profit organization, medical institution or educational institution (hereafter “Institution”) and your only use of the materials will be to distribute them at no charge, in hard copy, at a local health fair or educational event for educational purposes only, and you agree to: 1) acknowledge AHA’s ownership of the copyright, title, trademarks and all other related rights in and to the AHA Materials, and will not claim any ownership interest therein, 2) not assign or grant permission to reproduce this material to any third party, 3) not delete, alter, or change the materials, 4) not print your Institution’s logo on the materials.

General Resources: 

MAA Mission In Action and How We Work For You– one-page reference sheets that provide an overview of the American Heart Association, our programs and our mission.  
Learn Your Numbers wallet card  – download and print this wallet card on cardstock to create a quick reference guide for your event attendees.
Life's Simple 7 Bookmarks - download and print these bookmarks on cardstock, then cut to create a handy guide to Life's Simple 7.
Life's Simple 7 One Sheet – overviewof Life's Simple 7, along with other tools offered by the AHA.
My Healthy Family Tree– activity for all ages to track their family medical history.
Answers By Heart Fact Sheets - information on conditions, tests and treatments and lifestyle/risk reduction, including smoking, cholesterol, high blood pressure, diet and nutrition, physical activity and weight management, caregivers and more.
Living Guidelines for Women– downloadable resources for women on prevention, risk factors, warning signs, as well as questions for your doctor. Also in Spanish.   

AHA Programs:
Go Red For Women/Wear Red Day and Go Red Sundays- downloadable materials to host a Wear Red Day event or other Go Red For Women activity.
Power To End Stroke/Family Reunion and Power Sundays- toolkits to raise awareness about stroke at family reunions and places of worship.  
HeartHub™ For Patients and Caregivers- tools to take control and manage your heart and stroke health. 
American Stroke Association- tools to assess you risk of stroke, learn the warning signs, and more
NFL Play60- teacher and student guides on physical activity, planning active breaks and more.  
Walking Clubs/Paths- information on the benefits of walking and how to start and track a walking program.

CPR Resources:
Be The Beat -materials for middle/high school students. Click on the "Cool Stuff" area under "Printables.” You'll find posters, stickers, bookmarks, door hangers and more.
Hands Only CPR- download information and watch a video on how to perform hands-only CPR.
 
Spanish-language Resources:
Answers By Heart Fact Sheets - downloadable patient information sheets presented in a question-and-answer format that's brief and easy to read. 
My Healthy Family Tree- activity for all ages to tracktheir medical history.
Go Red Por Tu Corazon- resources and information about women's heart health.