The Somerville Foundation

Description of service

Provide a listening ear and emotional support for people born with a heart condition (congenital). A congenital heart condition is an abnormality of the heart that has been present from birth. The helpline can provide information, literature and details of recognised specialist GUCH Centres and/or signpost to other organisations for further help. The Team are not certified counsellors but can offer time and compassion. Unable to provide medical advice.

Key Focus

Support for adults and young people born with a heart condition

Age Range

Adults and young people

Opening Times

Monday-Friday 10am-4pm
answerphone available

Area Of Operation

Whole of UK


No charge

Referral Method

Self referral

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