Be Inspired


  • Every minute of every day, 100,000 people are struggling to breathe due to chronic chest illness

  • Every 55 minutes, someone in Scotland will have a heart attack

  • Every 45 minutes, someone else in Scotland will have their first stroke

Before registering we ask you to commit to raise at least the minimum sponsorship of £140 for Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland however; the object is to raise as much sponsorship as possible.

Check out how others have hit their personal fundraising targets.

We care about those left isolated, worried and frightened as their condition worsens – as yet, there is no cure.

We care about the survivors who are anxious and frustrated about what lies ahead & those left behind following the 9,000 premature deaths from Heart Disease in Scotland every year, their upward struggle back to independence and the young people left coping with the loss of a parent to

And we care about the thousands of people across Scotland who are looking after loved ones with chest, heart and stroke conditions right now.

When you Register and take part in 'Scotland's Big Abseil in the Dark' you care too!

Real people, Real stories

Amazing stories from our supporters, volunteers and service users. We hope they’ll inspire you to raise as much sponsorship as possible in aid of CHSS.

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