roanoke page header
American Heart Association logo American Heart Association


A Moment That Truly Matters with Twice the Impact

Heart disease is still the leading cause of death in America – more than all cancers combined. It has stolen too many holiday memories from too many families. You can make this a moment that matters in the fight against heart disease and stroke. Donate now when it will be DOUBLED, thanks to a $500,000 matching gift!

happy couple in camper
culture of health background
light green background
culture of health background

A Culture Of Health

Our mission is to create a world free of heart disease and stroke - a world where everyone can achieve the best possible health - and it starts right here in our communities. That's why we must come together to solve complex issues that effect this generation and generations to come. 

light green background

Making An Impact Together

As a member of the community, you have an important role to play in helping to improve the long-term health of Central Virginia.

Lend Your Voice For A Healthier Virginia 

We support and advocate for local, state, and federal public policies that will improve health outcomes and prevent cardiovascular diseases. This year we are advocating for policies that would: support funding to create a produce prescription program, support increased funding for the Virginia Food Access Investment Fund, and support resolutions that recognize racism as a public health crisis.

person wrapped in american flag
man performing CPR on CPR manikin

Hands-Only CPR Can Save Lives

Most people who experience cardiac arrest at home, work or in a public location die because they don't receive immediate CPR. As a bystander, your actions can help by giving Hands-Only CPR when you see a teen or adult collapse. 

Let's Talk Numbers

The best way to know if you have high blood pressure is to measure your blood pressure. Our Check. Change. Control. program uses self-monitoring and tracking of blood pressure readings at home to help you achieve and maintain a healthy heart. Sign up is easy, just use CODE4 as your campaign code when setting up your account.

blood pressure cuff
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

3140 Chaparral Drive
Building C, Suite 106
Roanoke, VA 24018

Phone (540) 989-2810

white wall with bike leaning on it