P.A.C.E. (Practical Adult Cardiac Experiences) is a State of Nevada non-profit (501(c)(3) organization designed for young adults who were diagnosed with a heart problem as a child and are looking for a network of support, education about the adult cardiac world, increased communication skills, as well as fun and challenging experiences.


To build a community of young adult heart patients through education and support

toward the goals of leadership and independence.


To build a CHD community for young adults, a lasting support network. We address challenges that come from transitioning from a teenager/ young adult to an adult with CHD. We hope to have fun as a group while upholding the values of maturity, independence, and leadership.


Annual Retreat - A combination of fun and development.

  • Monthly events to build a network of support with speakers to assist members with transition.

  • Leadership development to mentor pediatric heart patients.

  • Annual Conference for patients, family members, and medical professionals.