LINK to Charity for kids
begun by Jonnie Lanners, 1999
when he was 7 or 8
LINK to org "educate, support, serve,
and advocate for families of
children with cancer
LINK (various locations in IL, WI, PA,
IN, gives toys to kids w/cancer
LINK to site to send greeting cards
to kids with cancer in the UK
LINKS, possbily articles
Arizona Camp Sunrise and Sidekicks, Arizona
LINK to online info, chats
& more for teens, sponsored
by Amgen, a pharmaceutical co.
LINK to group w/programs,art
LINK for information, and more
LINK to resources
LINK to group dedicated to the development of projects that empower seriously ill children to combat the medical and emotional challenges they face on a daily basis.
LINK to "share w/other parents information we found about pediatric brain tumors & childhood vaccinations".
Cancer Monthly information
LINK to group dedicated to "accelerating discovery
& improving access to innovative, safer & more effective
Oncology Nursing Society
Family Reading list
Pet Ownership in Immunocompromised Children - Review
LINK to org for "kids who have a
parent with cancer"
LINK to NYC-based organization
providing information and more
LINK to organization to serve
siblings of children with cancer
LINK to group providing info
and family support systems to
LINK to group "founded in 1971 by parents who had children who were being treated for cancer or who had lost their lives to this number one disease killer of our kids"
LINK to org that provides funding
for pediatric cancer
LINK: "NCLF main objective is to provide the cure for children & adults, and to ease the family's burden during their hospital stay".
LINK to site "where families
share information, experience and support
LINK - providing financial assistance to
single mothers so they can remain by their
child's side throughout a life-threatening
Link to group improving quality of life
for pediatric ca patients & families
and advancing research
LINK providing some
financial help to individuals
LINK to group providing college scholarships
for young cancer survivors, counseling, emotional
support & financial assistance for prostheses.
LINK "help children and their families cope with the day-to-day emotional, financial, & educational needs of living with & fighting cancer".
LINK to group that provides fundraising assistance
for children &young adults needing life-saving
transplants & promotes organ,
marrow and tissue donation.
LINK to group w/mission
"to identify, control & ultimately prevent
exposures to environmental factors that may cause adult,
and especially pediatric cancer,
as well as other health problems with our children.
LINK to " improve quality of life for children w/cancer & their families by providing financial & in-kind assistance, advocacy, support services &education.
LINK: "Providing life-enriching experiences
for children and families touched by cancer"
Tampa, FL-based organization
LINK: "working to ensure that research programs devoted to rare childhood cancers Ewing's Sarcoma) get the funding they desperately need".
- is an international network through which its member parent organisations may share information to build better links between parents and health care professionals.
- promotes greater awareness and understanding of the issues and effects of childhood cancer on an international level with other health or child related organizations such as the International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP), UNICEF and WHO.
- creates opportunities to improve access to advances in the treatment and care of childhood cancer patients, particularly in underdeveloped nations where the best possible treatment and care are not available due to lack of medications, facilities, information or other resources.