Family Support Services for Pediatric Cardiac Patients and Their Families

Above and Beyond Cardiac Care

Having a child diagnosed with a heart defect can be an overwhelming, life-changing event for the entire family. The Children’s Kids at Heart programCamp Braveheart and family-centered support help families make connections with other families whose children have a heart defect.

Family Support Services

  • Kids at Heart  
    The Children’s Sibley Heart Center Kids at Heart program offers a fun, educational support program for children with heart defects and their families.
  • Camp Braveheart   
    Camp Braveheart, a camp for children and teenagers with heart conditions, gives every child the chance to experience camp, build friendships and make memories to last a lifetime.
  • Family Centered Care and Support Family Centered Care and Support Video
    Caring for children with heart defects means caring for not only the disease, but also for the whole child.
  • Additional Support Services at Children's  
    In addition to our cardiac support, Children’s offers family-centered care and support throughout our facilities—age appropriate play, toys and psychosocial support are available for the entire family.