• In order to assist infants with heart abnormalities born into financially disadvantaged households, the CHILD HEART FOUNDATION (CHF) was formed as a trust under the Trust Act 1882 in Delhi in 2013.

  • Dr. Vikas Kohli, a paediatric cardiologist, and seven parents who had experienced similar circumstances with their children and wanted to help the less fortunate families, after observing and personally experiencing the challenges faced by underprivileged families with a child born with a heart condition.

  • The primary goal is to address all elements of congenital heart problems in children, including paediatric echocardiographic screening, diagnosis, and treatment, as well as raising awareness, sharing knowledge, educating physicians, and advocating.

Child Heart Foundation is registered under Indian Trust Act,1882

Date of registration 7th January 2013.
Registration no 18,Book No 4, Vol No 17.
Place of registration New Delhi.
12A : AABTC3985DE20214
80G : AABTC3985DF20214
CSR number : CSR00001384

FCRA Registration no - 231661866
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Registered with NITI AYOG DARPAN ID:- DL/2017/0158818
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About Child Heart Foundation

Child Heart Foundation(CHF) was formed to support children with heart defects born in underprivileged families. Our focus is to help the families who are indigent or needy and can’t meet the financial requirements for heart surgery or intervention.

CHF was started with an idea by parents who have been through similar situations and have gotten over with their tough part of life and now want to contribute to the underprivileged families.It was founded by 7 parents whose children have already been treated along with Dr. Vikas Kohli. The NGO got formally listed in January 2013. The organisation had been helping several children with their evaluation, treatment and management since last 7 years


Early diagnosis of child heart disease (CHD) in India, appropriate treatment of CHD with Internationally acceptable mortality and morbidity.

Pediatric cardiac treatment should be within reach of every child irrespective of their financial status or their educational status of parents, gender, caste, religion or social and economic background.

To have regional Pediatric Cardiac Centers in all states where economically challenged patients can seek best of treatment and free of cost.

To treat each and every child with heart disease.

To uplift Paediatric Cardiology through technological and scientific advancement to achieve international standards of care.

Sharing the knowledge of Paediatric Cardiology amongst Medical Community to improve awareness and early diagnosis.

To educate the next generation of leaders in child health and define and cascade steps for pediatric cardiac centers in all the cities of India which works specifically for under privileged people.

Becoming a helping hand for the Government bodies for the treatment of marginalised children born with CHD.

Create social awareness and generate philanthropy for these children.

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."
Margaret Mead.

More than 20,000 underprivileged children for congenital heart defects has been screened in three locations namely – Delhi, Siliguri and Punjab || Approximately 8000 pregnant women have been screened in three locations namely – Delhi, Siliguri and Punjab || 99 children successfully underwent Heart Surgeries under CHF Hridaan ® Program || Approximately 1,00,000 people have participated in community awareness programs on Healthy Heart || 8 Children with Pulmonary Hypertension are provided life saving medicines at their doorsteps || 4 patients are receiving financial assistance for their cost of outstation travel to access follow up treatments || 75 Doctors from different parts of India have been trained to launch this program on Pan India Level in future || 18 active volunteers are providing 10,000 hours of voluntary service annually