Who We Are

LHCH Charity was established in 1995 to support the work of the Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, one of the largest specialist heart and chest specialist hospitals in the UK.  Based at Broadgreen in Liverpool the hospital treats over 115,000 people each and every year for a variety of complex heart and lung problems.

Since our founding we have raised millions of pounds to help our dedicated medical staff, provide additional facilities for our patients, their families and our staff as well as assisting our researchers to find new ways of treating and curing heart and lung diseases.

What We Do

The latest and the best

From medical equipment to training we ensure that our medical teams are always at the forefront of the most up to date practices.

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Extending the excellence

From family rooms, coffee bars and garden spaces - we make the hospital a warm and welcoming environment at a time when people are at their most vulnerable.

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Tomorrows medicine today

We support our dedicated researchers in their work to discover the treatments and cures of the future.

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With your help we have...

Introduced Robotic Heart & Lung Surgery

Liverpool Heart and Chest is the only hospital in the UK to offer robotic heart and lung surgery. 

 

Helping our patients recover faster and get back home to their loved ones sooner.

Helped to Drive out Delirium

Over 90% of Intensive Care patients in the UK will develop delirium at some point. 

Thanks to your help we were able to provide the additional facilities to significantly reduce the potential for our patients to develop delirium.

Provided Dedicated Facilities for Patients with Dementia

For those with dementia or other cognitive disabilities undergoing CT or MRI scans can be a deeply upsetting experience. 

 

That's why LHCH Charity provided a dedicated space for them to ensure that their treatment is as smooth and stress free as possible.

Now we need your help to...

Get back on track following Covid-19

Will you help us in our Covid-recovery campaign so that we can reach more people more quickly including those who are now living with the life-changing symptoms of long-covid?

Help us help more people with heart disease and cancer

Every year hundreds of people are referred to our specialist cardio-oncology unit who need help in managing both their heart and cancer problems.   To provide them with the very best we need a dedicated 3D Echocardiogram machine.   Will you help us provide it?

Help young mums with heart disease

Having a baby should be one of the happiest times in any woman's life but imagine if you had to deal with the additional pressures of living with a heart condition you were born with?   We need a special Echocardiogram machine to help monitor their condition before, during and after pregancy will you help us?