The Louisiana Pediatric Cardiology Foundation (LPCF) is a 501(c)(3) public charity that provides financial support for families whose children suffer from congenital heart defects and/or heart disease. LPCF also provides aid with medical equipment, connects families for emotional support, and supports continuing education in the area of pediatric cardiology. The Foundation aims to partially fill gaps where legitimate needs exist; it does not attempt to replace existing services.
Inpatient Hospitalization Costs
Travel Expenses for Surgery
Emotional Support for Families
Heart Screenings for High School Athletes
Today, Jean-Paul is only taking a few oral medications and sees Dr. Hixon about every 3 to 4 months or so. He literally does most everything all other 4-year-old little boys like to do! We have been truly blessed to be Jean-Paul’s parents. He is our miracle baby!
(Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome)
We know that we have witnessed a true miracle. To go from a status 1A on the heart transplant list to now taking one simple medication and having absolutely no physical limitations just doesn’t happen. Today Hannah is the most vibrant, playful, 4 year-old that we know.
(Dilated Cardiomyopathy, Ectopic Atrial Tachycardia)