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Help us ensure that everyone in California has the opportunity to live a longer, healthier life.

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A Culture of Health

We are a science-based organization and during this challenging time in the Bay Area, we want you to know we continue our work in fighting heart diseases and stroke, the No. 1 and No. 5 killers of all Americans. We are doing so with everyone’s health and safety in mind as we carry out our mission of being a relentless force for longer, healthier lives. For information on COVID-19 and cardiovascular disease, please visit our resource site.

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Show You Have Bay Area at Heart

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

Join our Bay Area Heart Walk Digital Experience!

This year will be the biggest Heart Walk you have ever seen. By moving the action online, we’re going to reach even more employees by bringing the experience to them. We’re going to touch more hearts, move more feet and raise more lifesaving funds than ever before.

Register to walk

Join our Facebook Event

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Local Events

Fight heart disease and stroke by joining a Bay Area event!

  • There are no upcoming events in your area at this time. Please participate in a Virtual Heart Walk.
  • 2020 Virtual Heart Walk

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)(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.

Your Voice Matters

We will only beat heart disease and stroke if we work together. We advocate for policies that prevent cardiovascular diseases, improve the quality of and access to care, increase research funding and expand rehabilitation services.

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Scientific Research Is the Core of all Our Efforts

Breakthroughs. Innovation. Millions of lives saved. That is American Heart Association funded research. From the first successful pacemaker to new techniques saving newborns with congenital heart defects to drug-coated stents, we fund bold ideas that transform health care.

Contact Us

1111 Broadway
Ste 1360
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 903-4050

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