HeartSafe Resources & Links
Below are some resources and links specific to HeartSafe Communities. You can find additional resources by visiting our resources page.
- Snapshot: Maine HeartSafe Communities
A one-page overview of Maine HeartSafe Communities, including program goals, basic designation criteria, and cardiovascular disease statistics.
- Frequently Asked Questions
The “who, what, when, where, how and why” of Maine HeartSafe Communities, including program background, eligibility and application information, current designees, cardiovascular disease statistics, program contact info and more!
- HeartSafe PowerPoint
Presentations to assist HeartSafe designees and partners in promoting their HeartSafe designation status, and educating community members about the signs and symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest, heart attack and stroke, and the need to call 911 immediately. These presentations also include cardiovascular disease statistics, risk factors and how to reduce them.
- HeartSafe Community Resolution
A tool to help designees and partners promote and gather support from decision-makers and community members, including maintenance and enhancement of their community’s cardiovascular chain of survival.
- Maine HeartSafe Communities Summary Report
- Emergency Medical Services Backgrounder
- In a Heart Beat
- Stroke Resources