From the Heart

We are hiring - Events and Marketing Manager - NIPC

We are hiring - Events and Marketing Manager - NIPC

We are seeking to recruit an Events and Marketing Manager to drive and grow our training and education activity. The ideal candidate will have strong event and sponsorship management experience;have strong business acumen; be innovative and performance driven and be capable of working on their own initiative and as part of a team.


We are hiring - Health Programme Administrator

We are hiring - Health Programme Administrator

Job description - To provide full administrative support to the Croí Health programmes providing an excellent service to patients, and supporting the Multidisciplinary team in the co-ordination, development and delivery of a variety of cardiovascular prevention programmes.  This role will be based at Croí Heart & Stroke Centre, Newcastle, Galway.


Croí Supports Local Heart Unit with Memorial Gift.

Croí Supports Local Heart Unit with Memorial Gift.

The Heart Unit at Galway University Hospital has received a welcome gift from local heart & stroke charity Croí in memory of a patient who spent several weeks under the care of the cardiac team at the hospital. The gift of a special chair designed for patients, primarily with heart failure, is the direct result of a fundraising effort by Croí’s Edwina Treacy who completed the Dublin City Marathon in memory of her father-in-law Mattie Treacy from Abbeyknockmoy, Galway who passed away in March 2017.

We are hiring! Research Co-ordinator Ireland-ASPIRE

Join Team Croí - we are currently seeking a Research Co-ordinator Ireland-ASPIRE! 

Create a fundraiser on Facebook for Croí Heart and Stroke

Create a fundraiser on Facebook for Croí Heart and Stroke

Did you know you can create a fundraiser on Facebook? Yes! Recently Facebook added a new tool that allows you to create a fundraiser in aid of Croí Heart and Stroke how cool!  You can set up a fundraiser for your birthday, anniversary, a run, swim, cycle or walk that you are taking part in the sky is the limit! 

How to spot bad dietary advice.

When attempting to lose weight many people turn to fad diets and weight-loss products. These diets often come with misleading claims, testimonials and hype by celebrity’s or so-called "experts" with very little evidence to support their safety and effectiveness. It can be useful to be aware of misleading weight loss claims that can lead you to waste your time and your money and even risk your health. So how can you tell the dieting fact from the fiction?  Suzanne Seery Lead Dietitian, Croí Heart and Stroke 

Top tips for a healthy, happy Christmas!

Top tips for a healthy happy Christmas by Croí Dietitian's Suzanne and Aoife. 

Heart Smart Resolutions

What are your resolutions? We have some top resolutions to embrace in 2018! 

7 steps for making your New Year's resolutions stick!!

Maybe you plan to ring in 2018 with a new resolve to quit smoking, lose weight, exercise more, not sweat the small stuff. And maybe these resolutions sound familiar — maybe just like the ones you made a year ago!

Eating Out Over the Party Season?

Christmas is a busy time of year for parties with high emphasis on eating and drinking. To help here are a few tips for eating that bit healthier when eating out.


Croí is a registered Irish heart & stroke charity dedicated to the fight against heart disease and stroke, with a special focus on the West of Ireland. 

Our Mission is to 'Prevent Disease, Save Lives, Promote Recovery and Wellbeing'

The charity is totally funded through the proceeds of fundraising events, voluntary contributions and philanthropy.
Charity Number: CHY7500

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