Resources for Families

American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke.

Children's Organ Transplant Association

The Children's Organ Transplant Association helps children and young adults who need a life-saving transplant by providing fundraising assistance and family support.

International Society for Heart & Lung Transplant

The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) is a not-for-profit, multidisciplinary, professional organization dedicated to improving the care of patients with advanced heart or lung disease.

Lifeline of Ohio

Lifeline of Ohio’s mission is to empower the community to save and heal lives through organ, eye and tissue donation.

Ohio Solid Ogran Transplant Consortium

The Ohio Solid Organ Transplantation Consortium is dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with solid organ failure who could benefit from an organ transplant.

Pediatric Heart Transplants: A Guide for Patients and Families

 This manual is designed to provide information about heart transplantation in children for parents and family members.

United Network for Organ Sharing

The mission of the United Network for Organ Sharing is to advance organ availability and transplantation to support patients through education, technology and policy development.