CRY Ireland (Cardiac Risk in the Young) was founded in March 2002 by parents how had experienced the effects of sudden and unexplained death within their families. We are a self supporting registered charity and our aims are to:
To raise awareness of the condition known as Sudden Cardiac Death or Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
To provide free counselling service and support for families and friends affected by sudden death or cardiac conditions.
Continue fundraising and support for the CRYP Centre, which provides free heart screening for families and individuals.
Our Mission is to:
To provide both access for families in Ireland, north and south, bereaved by the sudden cardiac death of a young person, to free screening and emotional support services, in an empathetic environment and to support research into the prevention of sudden cardiac death.