Camp Mend-a-Heart is a cost-free, medically supervised camp for children ages 7-17 receiving medical treatment in Nevada who are born with or develop a heart condition. Camp Mend-a-Heart is the only medically supervised camp of its kind in Nevada. Camp Mend-a-Heart offers a camping experience with sports, arts & crafts, water games and many other recreational activities and programs associated with a traditional summer camp. Camp Mend-a-Heart is staffed by volunteer counselors, nurses and physicians who give from their hearts to help these special kids.Read more →
Heart Kids—You’re invited to visit Maggie’s Garden to choose a toy!
A child who is about to undergo a heart procedure is encouraged to visit Maggie’s Garden and choose a toy to help them through their procedure. It is intended to provide a positive experience to heart children and families during particularly difficult times related to a child’s heart condition.Read more →
Join us at Goett Family Park! Hosted in conjunction with Southern Highlands Fall Festival, our Fall Family Picnic is a free, fun day in the park with lots of activities including games, crafts, coloring contest, costume contest, pumpkin patch, raffle, prizes and more. Heart families are invited to visit us at our booth and receive free lunch and crafts for the kids. RSVP is required – see button below.Read more →
You can Adopt-a-Heart Family. It’s easy to do. We will provide you with a wish list based on the size of family you would like to adopt, you gather the goodies, and then deliver to Children’s Heart Foundation. Your gifts will then be given to the family you adopted in time for the Holidays.Read more →
You’re Invited! Heart Families—Join us for our Heart Heroes Picnic for families of children with a heart condition. There will be food, games and lots of fun. Don’t forget your swimsuit and a picnic blanket! Immediate family only. Space is limited. Registration is required.Read more →
This program provides backpacks to families upon hospital admission. These backpacks are filled with necessities such as a blanket, t-shirt, socks, toothbrush, toothpaste, hair brush, gum, a notepad and a pen, a pocket calendar, shampoo, body wash, playing cards and a puzzle book to help pass the time. A backpack from the heart, and full of love, to help make a difference…Read more →