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Heart Smart

NHS England

Contact Name
NHS England
Contact Email
Contact Telephone
0300 311 22 33

Get Involved

Walk Training

Saturday 29th September

What is Heart Smart?

HeartSmart is targeted at people who are either recovering from heart problems or heart surgery.

Its aim is to promote gentle exercise as a means of enabling individuals to achieve and maintain better health.

It is a 16 week phase IV cardiac rehabilitation scheme.

There are two schemes, one covering Leicestershire and Rutland and one covering Leicester City. Various eligibility criteria applies, please contact your local coordinator below for more information.


Leicester-Shire & Rutland One You

Leicester-Shire & Rutland One You is here to help achieve a healthier you by providing tools and support to make small, easy changes towards a longer, healthier life.

World Health Day: 7 April

WHO use the anniversary of their founding day not only as an opportunity to celebrate the organization and its work but also as an opportunity to highlight a current global health priority.

World Heart Day

This year, the global campaign focuses on looking after our own hearts, and the hearts of our loved ones.

Local Programmes

First Contact Plus

An online tool which helps adults in Leicestershire find information about a range of services all in one place.

Local Contacts

Contact your Local Exercise Referral/Heart Smart Co-ordinator



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    Leicestershire County Council
    H&B LSA
    Harborough LSA
    County Sport Network
  • Charnwood LSA
    Active Rutland
    Equality Standard
  • Sport England
    O&W LSA
    Active Leicester
    Blaby LSA


  • O&W LSA
    Harborough LSA
    Charnwood LSA
  • Safeguarding
    Equality Standard
  • County Sport Network
    Blaby LSA
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Sport England
  • Active Rutland
    H&B LSA
  • Melton LSA
    Active Leicester