The GoodHearts Mentoring Foundation is a group of organ recipients and caregivers who provide peer support to transplant candidates, recipients and their caregivers, and family members.
GoodHearts wants to:
- make Albertans aware of the tremendous benefits of organ and tissue transplantation
- encourage public and family discussion of organ and tissue donation
- urge individuals to sign donor cards
About Goodhearts Transplant Foundation
Core values of the GoodHearts Mentoring Foundation are:
Love expressed unconditionally by the mentor toward the participant, family and/or caregiver.
Compassion, Sensitivity, and Empathy toward the participant, family and/or caregiver when listening and providing support.
Caring spirit demonstrated through the meeting of participant, family and/or caregiver needs be it emotional, social or spiritual.
Honesty when addressing questions and concerns of the participant, family and/or caregiver.
Respect for participant, family and/or caregiver's privacy and personal wishes.
Non-judgmental toward the actions and choices of the participant, family and/or caregiver.
Patient when listening, sharing, and working with the participant, family, and/or caregiver.