Fund Raising

Registered charity number 1163338

CREW  are now working in tandem with Upbeat to provide fully qualified  professional instructors for all Calderdale people who have the misfortune to have suffered some form of CARDIOVASCULAR  disease, or have been advised via Health Professionals of the “Importance of Physical Activity.” With this in mind we teamed up to help enhance and protect these services throughout Calderdale.  In collaboration  with Upbeat CREW applied for charitable status which was granted in April 2013.

In 2015 CREW became a Charitable Incorporated Organisation.

 C.R.E.W's Fund raising appeal is via Local Giving which means that you can donate any amount you feel is appropriate to your circumstances.

By donating NOW you will be helping us to maintain the standards of Cardiac Rehabilitation and after care services, throughout Calderdale.

 To donate to CREW Click the ‘Local Giving’ button below. This leads directly onto our web page with ‘Local Giving’!

Local Giving is our preferred organiser for fund raising!

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Most of our funds are raised through generous support from benefactors within the community of Calderdale.

Our Aims are

The purchasing of vital and appropriate equipment, specifically for those patients who have been referred to Upbeat and then to CREW Heart Support Group.

To ensure the provision of qualified Instructors in exercise and fitness, includes Tai-Chi-Pilates and specific chair based exercise (if required)

To keep community programmes and venues viable throughout Calderdale (currently 13 venues- see the link on this site) with up to 60  hourly sessions all run by our partners, Upbeat.

Crew Heart Support Group is a ‘Stand Alone’, self-funded voluntary organisation, offering free membership to users. Crew are in their 14th year since inception!, We have been affiliated to the British Heart Foundation as a bona fide Heart Support Group since 2002.

 CREW have rapidly established their credentials as one of the ‘Flagship’ Heart support Groups, out of the 300 plus affiliated groups under the mentorship of the BHF.  

Please Donate Now, with our thanks for your help.

Note: Donations are to CREW HSG and not to the British Heart Foundation, our affiliation with them is to offer our members the many educational and information booklets they provide for all Heart Disease. The BHF also offer many other benefits  to all Heart Support Groups.

NB We are not authorised to make use of our status with them to raise funds independently

Local Giving is our preferred organiser for fund raising! But alternatively you can send donations to

CREW c/o Northbridge LC, Northbridge, Halifax, HX1 6TE (Please make cheques to CREW HSG Fund Raising.)


CREW Heart Support Group serving Calderdale, West Yorkshire.