American Heart Association logo American Heart Association

San Diego

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

surfers at sunset on the beach in San Diego
smiling friends
light grey rectangle
smiling friends

A Culture of Health

Imagine a San Diego where healthy choices are equitable and accessible, where your freeway exit does not determine your health. 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.

light grey rectangle

Show You Have San Diego at Heart

Your voice matters! As a San Diegan, you can make a difference by lending your support to help improve the long-term health of our county.

Local Events

Join the fight to end heart disease and stroke by attending a San Diego event!

Donna Marie Robinson

For Donna Marie Robinson, Health Equity is Personal

Health equity is more than just a talking point for cardiomyopathy survivor and San Diego Go Red for Women ambassador Donna Marie Robinson.

"Health equity will lead to healthier, more stable, safer communities. That benefits everyone," she said. "Yet all too often, communities of color are left out of the conversations. We don’t have a seat at the table." 

CPR Trainings

Emergencies leave us feeling helpless, but they don’t have to. Take two minutes to learn Hands-Only CPR™ 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.

man performing CPR on CPR manikin
woman sitting on grass doing yoga

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.

Advocates at Lobby Day
mature Asian woman

Research Goes Red

Project Baseline by verily

Join thousands of women in the fight against heart disease. The American Heart Association's Go Red for Women® movement and Verily's Project Baseline have joined forces to launch Research Goes Red, an initiative calling on women across the United States to contribute to health research.

Contact Us

9404 Genesee Ave.
Suite 240
La Jolla, CA 92037
(858) 410-3850

female rock climber in San Diego