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Des Moines

Help us ensure everyone in Des Moines has the opportunity to live longer, healthier lives. 

Healthy for Good

Living healthy and free of disease makes a critical difference in quality of life. That’s why we’re working to raise awareness about the vital effect lifestyle has on health and helping communities form healthy habits.

Show You Have Des Moines At Heart

You can make a difference by lending your support to help improve the long-term health of Des Moines.

Medical Breakthrough Match!

Make your gift now to DOUBLE your impact to support unfunded research that could lead to the  next lifesaving breakthrough against heart disease, and support prevention education and more.

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Local Events

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

Iowa Mission: Lifeline®

Iowa Mission: Lifeline STEMI and Iowa Mission: Lifeline Stroke’s innovative regional collaboration works to ensure compatibility, consistent training and uniform protocols for both transporting and treating stroke and STEMI patients across the state.

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CPR & First Aid Training

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.

Leading with Survivors

Piper is dancing her way through life. She just had another successful surgery this summer amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Her parents share how they are inspired by her every single day, but they are not in the clear yet. 

Des Moines - Share Your Story

Sharing your personal connection to heart disease or stroke can impact so many others.

Contact Us

8805 Chambery Blvd. #300 PMB 126
Johnston, Iowa 50131

Phone: 515-414-3200 

Des Moines