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Who We Are
Cardiovascular diseases and stroke are the #1 cause of death. Survivors, volunteers, advocates, healthcare providers,donors - all are building healthier lives in Michigan.
 
What We Do
We're building healthier lives where you live and work - in the community, health care, education and research.

 
How Can You Help
Touch hearts - save lives. Here’s the chance to make a real difference in Southeast Michigan!
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Find Us
Regional Office
27777 Franklin Road. Suite 1150
Southfield, MI  48034
phone: (248) 936-5800
fax: (248) 936-5784


 

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Go Red For Women Logo - Volunteer Page2015 Southeast Michigan Go Red For Women and American Heart Month Media Kit.

Go Red For Women Event Calendar - Southeast Michigan


Little Hats Big HeartsSoutheast Michigan volunteers for the American Heart Association are celebrating American Heart Month by knitting red hats for all babies born in February at participating hospitals for the Little Hats, Big HeartsTM project.


Fruits and VegetablesTake the 61 Day Challenge "Less sugar. More steps." presented by the Detroit Medical Center.
Find online resources to help you succeed!





How We Help You in Southeast Michigan

Visit heart.org/cpr

Live a healthier, longer life

May is American Stroke Month

Anyone can have a stroke. Everyone should be ready. Take the Quiz.




Beyond F.A.S.T. – Other Symptoms You Should Know
  • Sudden numbness or weakness of the leg, arm or face
  • Sudden confusion or trouble understanding 
  • Sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes 
  • Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination
  • Sudden severe headache with no known cause

If someone shows any of these symptoms, immediately call 9-1-1 or emergency medical services.
F.A.S.T. is an easy way to remember the sudden signs and symptoms of stroke. Learn more about F.A.S.T.