Yes! I want to stop New Zealanders dying of heart disease.
Our mission: to STOP New Zealanders dying prematurely of heart disease and HELP people with heart disease to live full and productive lives
That's one in twenty adults 
It is the leading cause of death in New Zealand and includes heart, stroke and blood vessel disease 
Many of these deaths are premature and preventable 
Recent News & Stories
After a four week trial, is paleo the way to go?
For the past month, seven dietitians and nutritionists in the Heart Foundation have switched to a paleo way of eating, to gain personal knowledge of the approach. So, how did the experts fare and did the wheels fall off?
Texting to help manage heart disease
You're helping us to fund innovation research that uses text messages to manage heart disease.
Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae’s Heart Story
To mark World Heart Day this year, the Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae took time as he prepared to leave his post as Governor General last month, to share his heart disease story. Hear Sir Jerry share his own account, from surgery to his remarkable recovery.