Rady Children's Specialists


Support Group

Mended Little Hearts is a nationwide organization for parents, caregivers and families of children with heart defects that provides resources and a caring support network to help families work through overwhelming emotions involved with having a child with a heart defect. It works to help families move forward to find laughter, healing and hope.

The San Diego Chapter is providing monthly support group meetings:

January Support Group Meeting
Saturday, January 18, 2020
11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Succulent Cafe – Carlsbad
505 Oak Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008


Click here for a printable flyer.

Rady Children’s Hospital Heart Party
Saturday, February 15, 2020
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Outside Rady Children’s Hospital – Education and Office Building (EOB)
3020 Children’s Way, San Diego, CA 92123

3rd Annual Happy Heart Festival
Saturday, February 22, 2020
10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Edwards Lifesciences Headquarters
One Edwards Way, Irvine, CA 92614
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CHD Teen Transition Presentation
Saturday, March 7, 2020
2:30-3:15 pm
Carmel Valley Public Library
Emily Earhart from the Adult Congenital Heart Association will be giving a presentation about transitioning from the pediatric to the adult health care system.
Please email Isabella at izzyrose07@gmail.com to RSVP.

Questions about our group or just need another heart parent to talk to?
Please reach out to us by contacting our group leaders:

Download the Digital Little Heart Guide: https://mendedhearts.org/heart-guides

Become a member at https://mendedhearts.org/connect/member-enrollment