Take Heart In The Community
Providing a network of members who use their own experiences to support and understand you.
For over a quarter of a century, Take Heart has been providing community support from members who can be contacted by anyone needing help to come to terms with life following heart health scares such as high/low blood pressure, angiogram/angioplasty procedures and events such as heart attack and bypass surgery.
There are many fears and worries experienced by people with heart problems, by sharing these anxieties with others these feelings can be eased, allowing for a smoother pathway to recovery.
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Meet The Team
Paul is a local businessman who has always been involved in various charities and fundraising groups. Suffering a heart attack in 1997 which was followed by bypass surgery soon after, Paul decided to concentrate his efforts by joining Take Heart in 1998 and help fellow sufferers by showing that there is life after a cardiac event. Paul quickly became secretary which led to him being appointed Chairman in 2011. Married to Sue for 52 years, he is a family man with three daughters, seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren. He is a keen golfer whose outlook on life is to have fun which is reflected in the work he does for Take Heart.