Bears for Hope seeks to raise awareness about heart disease, the challenges chronically-ill children face and the therapeutic role of play during medical treatment.

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What is heart disease?

Heart disease is one of the most prevalent childhood diseases, and it can touch anyone.  



This short article acts as a guide with helpful things to say and do to support a family dealing with chronic illness.

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 what is play therapy?

This section provides information about play therapy, how to use it and lists further resources for those interested.


To see a few short videos and read a news feature about our work, 
click the link below.