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20th Annual Have a Healthy Heart Fundraiser

It has been 1 week since we celebrated our 20th Annual Have a Healthy Heart Fundraiser.  It was a wonderful event, and just like every year, we are very thankful to all our past and present participants.  For this annual fundraiser, we have raised $97,417 to date.  We hope you enjoy some of these photos […]

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Happy Hearts has a new location!

The Happy Hearts Alliance and the Vancouver Parks Board is excited to announce a new site for Happy Hearts Maintenance exercise classes! The Happy Hearts maintenance classes are programmed to provide a transition between a medically supervised program to a non-supervised, self-managed exercise setting in your community.  Through peer support and expertise of community cardiac […]

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19th Annual “Have a Healthy Heart Fundraiser”

We just had our 19th annual “Have a Healthy Heart Fundraiser” on February 12, 2016.  We had over 200 past and present participants join us on this fun day.  We were entertained by very talented harpists and guitarist. Dr. Singh and Dr. McKinney gave informative talks on Atrial Fibrillation and Sports Cardiology.  Congratulations to our […]

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Join us for our 19th Annual Have a Healthy Heart Fundraiser

Save the Date to join us for our 19th Annual Have a Healthy Heart Fundraiser on Friday February 12, 2016. Stay tuned for more details about our much anticipated event!  

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“Be Free of Your Pain”

Angel Hands Integrative Centre is offering a free one-hour interactive talk on pain and how Shiatsu Therapy can effectively address the complexities of pain and illness.  For registered program participants, please call 604-875-5389 to sign up.  For more information, check out this link.

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“Healthy Heart program saves lives.”

This year’s fundraiser event made it to the Impact newsletter, which is the VGH Foundation’s newsletter.  Have a read!  Open link here.

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Weight Training Program

We are offering a free weight training program for registered program participants.  This functional weight training class is geared towards people of different levels of fitness.  We will be using weight machines and free weights to enrich your workout while focusing on core, balance and strengthening.  For more information, check out the “Events” page.

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Introducing Chair Yoga

Rey Carroll, our Yoga instructor, will be introducing Chair Yoga on Friday afternoons.  If you have ever been intimated by yoga before, or felt that you needed the extra support with a chair, make sure you sign up!  Check out Events for more details.

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