Play and education can improve a child’s resilience during the cancer treatment cycle. Child Life Therapists teach children valuable coping strategies to help them manage their illness.
Our Family and Hospital Support Teams play a huge role in building optimism. They’re a friendly face that visits families in each of the children’s hospitals in the country every single week to provide support to families in the early stages of their diagnosis.
The Beads of Courage program uses unique beads to track each procedure of a child’s cancer experience, such as blood tests, central lines, radiation sessions and surgery