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Cardiac Risk in the Young - Shropshire & Staffordshire Heart and Stroke Network

Description:

For all aspects of information on heart conditions and strokes, and details of further help available along with support groups in Shropshire for young people. Also offering support and information about treatments, pathology, and living with these conditions. Bereavement support service are also available via purselves.

What we do:

  • After a young sudden cardiac death, Cardiac Risk in the Young offer emotional support to the family, as well as offering clinical support through expert pathology and expert cardiology as part of their bereavement programme.
  • CRY Bereavement Support Days are for people who would like to understand more about how to cope with the sudden loss of a young person (aged 35 and under) through a cardiac related condition; would like to meet others who have suffered a similar loss.
  • Sudden death syndrome (SDS) is an umbrella term used for the many different causes of cardiac arrest in young people. CRY provides medical information on the most common causes of unexpected sudden cardiac death
  • CRY supports young people diagnosed with potentially life-threatening cardiac conditions and offers bereavement support to families affected by YSCD. CRY promotes and develops heart screening programmes and funds medical research.
  • After a young sudden cardiac death, Cardiac Risk in the Young offer emotional support to the family, as well as offering clinical support through expert pathology and expert cardiology as part of their bereavement programme

Venue Details

Address:
Shropshire and Staffordshire Heart and Stroke Network Shropshire County PCT Offices Room E7
William Farr House Mytton Oak Road
Shrewsbury
Postcode:
SY3 8XL
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Further Information
Telephone:
01743 261 300
Website
www.c-r-y.org.uk

Additional Information

Notes:

Other useful websites Cardiac Risk in the Young www.c-r-y.org.uk Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome www.sads.org.uk British Heart Foundation (under 12's) www.bhf.org.uk/cbhf British Heart Foundation (Teenagers) www.bhf.org.uk/yheart/


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