Mended Hearts is a national organization dedicated to providing compassion, support and hope to heart disease patients,  their families and caregivers. 
Denver Rocky Mountain Chapter 42 is a local chapter with more than 300 members and growing.   Our members visit roughly 1200 patients annually at 10 Hospitals in Denver and Colorado Springs.   In addition our volunteers create and distribute "heart pillows" for free to heart surgery patients in these hospitals.

Mended Hearts has nearly 18,000 members in 300 community-based chapters and satellites across the U.S. (and one in Canada). Chapters partner with more than 450 hospitals and cardiac care facilities to provide patient-to-patient support services.  Mended Hearts accredited volunteers annually average more than 200,000 visits to heart patients and families mostly in person, but also online or by phone. 

Mended Hearts Heart Disease Support Community

Objectives:

  • To visit, with physician approval, and to offer encouragement and support to heart disease patients and their families. 
  • To distribute educational information to members, heart disease patients and families.
  • To establish and maintain a program of assistance to medical professionals and health care organizations in their work with heart disease patients and their families
  • To cooperate with other organizations in education and research activities pertaining to heart disease.
  • To assist established heart disease rehabilitation programs for members and their families.
  • To plan and conduct suitable programs of social and educational interest for members, and for heart disease patients and their families