Pooja

18 years


Pooja aged 18 years was diagnosed with Ventricular Septal Defect(VSD) which is essentially a hole in the heart seperating the two lower chambers of the heart. His father - Brahm Kumar workled in a small factory and was unable to afford the cost of Poojas treatment. Child Heart Foundation raised Rs 1,82,572 for her treatment . She sucessfully underwent her heart surgery on October 31, 2019 at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital

More than 20,000 underprivileged children for congenital heart defects has been screened in three locations namely – Delhi, Siliguri and Punjab || Approximately 5000 pregnant women have been screened in three locations namely – Delhi, Siliguri and Punjab || 54 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