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Founding partner defibshop extends support to Defibs on Loan campaign

Hand on Heart are so grateful for the support from founding partner defibshop for their second donation of defibrillator packages for the Defibs on Loan campaign.

In total defibshop have donated lifesaving equipment worth a staggering £10,755.

Each defibrillator package comes with not just the Philips FRx AED but also adult pads, battery, child key and carry case

Defibs on Loan – This initiative helps families with young children who are poorly, have serious heart issues and are unable to leave hospital unless they have their own defibrillator for home, Hand on Heart step in and offer a defibrillator on loan until funds are in place to provide a permanent solution.

With the demand increasing for these Defibs on loan packages, founding partner defibshop stepped in and graciously donated a total of 9 defibrillator packages to help with the demand the charity is facing.

Hand on Heart Fundraising Coordinator Lesley Appleton comments: “I am so grateful for the support given from defibshop to the Defibs on Loan campaign. Their generosity and continuing support overwhelms us. In times when families are struggling to accept the news that a young family member has a heart issue is difficult enough, as a charity; being able to help more families in need at such a difficult time is invaluable “.