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Who We Are
Cardiovascular diseases and stroke are major causes of death in Illinois. Survivors, volunteers, advocates, healthcare providers,donors - all are building healthier lives in Illinois.
What We Do
We're building healthier lives where you live and work - in the community, health care, education and research.
How You Can Help
Touch hearts - save lives. Here’s the chance to make a real difference!
We can't do it without you!  

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Regional Office
2141 W. White Oaks Dr. Suite A
Springfield, IL  62704
phone: (217) 698-3838
fax: (217) 698-4585

 
 
 


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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.

How We Help You in Illinois

American Heart Association in Illinois

  • Springfield IL 14 HW
  • Rockford Por Tu Corazon
  • McLean County H14 HW
  • Peoria Heart Ball
  • Northern Illinois 14 HW
  • Heartland Reg Med Ctr Red Dress 14

Heartland Regional Medical Center Red Dress