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American Heart Association
Central Coast

Join the #CentralCoastHasHeart conversation!

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A Culture of Health

Imagine a Central Coast where healthy choices are equitable and accessible. Where the healthy choice is the easy choice. We are fighting heart diseases and stroke, the No. 1 and No. 5 killers of all Americans, by making the places we live, learn, work, play, pray and heal healthier.

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Show You Have Santa Barbara at Heart

Your voice matters! You can make a difference by lending your support to help improve the long-term health of the Central Coast.

Contact Us

212 W. Figueroa St
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 963-8862

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Local Events

Fight heart disease and stroke by joining a local event!

CPR Trainings

Emergencies leave us feeling helpless, but they don’t have to. Take two minutes to learn Hands-Only CPR™(link opens in new window) now. 70 percent of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests happen in homes. When a person has a cardiac arrest, immediate CPR can double or triple their chance of survival. Prepare to save a life, find a CPR course near you today.

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Healthy For Good

You don’t need a guilt trip. We know you know. You want to be healthy... for good. And we’re here to help inspire you to create lasting change in your health and your life, one small step at a time. The approach is simple: Eat smart. Add color. Move more. Be well. Get Healthy For Good.

Go Red For Women™

Go Red For Women encourages awareness of the issue of women and heart disease, and also action to save more lives. The movement harnesses the energy, passion and power women have to band together and collectively wipe out heart disease. Know your risk and receive tools to live a heart-healthy life.

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My Research Legacy

A healthier generation is our goal. And you can help us get there. Sign up to securely share your health, genetic and lifestyle data, to help researchers in their quest to end heart disease and stroke. You could be part of the generation that stops heart diseases and stroke.