Mission and Vision

The Mission of Saving Young Hearts (SYH):
  • Educate and increase awareness about Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) in children and young adults.
  • Advocate and facilitate:
- the proper placement of automated external defibrillators (AEDs)
- CPR/AED training and Emergency Action Plans in Florida schools and other places where youth regularly congregate
- improved youth heart screenings for early detection
The Vision of Saving Young Hearts (SYH):
To reduce the incidence of SCA in children and young adults through early detection.