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The American Heart Association is working to create a world of longer, healthier lives. That starts in Vermont.

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A Culture of Health Across Vermont

Imagine a community where healthy choices are equitable and accessible, where your ZIP code doesn’t determine your health. We are fighting heart diseases and stroke, the No. 1 and No. 5 killers of all Americans. From working alongside community leaders, to supporting more walking and biking routes, to driving initiatives that make healthier food options available in all neighborhoods, to providing our kids with more opportunities to be active in school – together we are making it easier to be healthy where we live, work, learn and play.

Every year in Vermont, 1,434 people die from a heart attack or stroke.

Help others eat smart for healthy hearts!

We’re making hearts happier and healthier all summer long, but we can’t do it without YOU. Please make your lifesaving gift in support of our Summer Drive today and download a Shop Smart, Eat Smart recipe booklet as our thanks!

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Aphasia Choir of Vermont

Stories of Heart

The Aphasia Choir of Vermont was honored with the National Stroke Hero Award.

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In Our Community

Webinar available for those looking to stay active and healthy during stay-at-home orders.

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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Go Red for Women

The American Heart Association’s signature women’s initiative, Go Red for Women, is a comprehensive platform designed to increase women’s heart health awareness and serve as a catalyst for change to improve the lives of women globally.

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Contact Us:

Mailing Address:

5 Brookside Drive
Wallingford, CT 06492

Inquiries: Wes Snyder

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