What is cancer? (for kids)

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Kids' Guide to Cancer

Children are often scared and confused when they hear about the cancer diagnosis of someone they love. The free Kids’ Guide to Cancer app empowers kids to learn more about cancer on their own terms, at their own pace – and understand everything that is going on.

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New Normal Navigator app

The New Normal Navigator app is packed with tips from families who have ‘been there’, useful articles and great fun therapy ideas.

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Talking To Kids About Cancer: 7 Handy Tips

A cancer diagnosis can be difficult to talk about. Talking about cancer to children can be particularly challenging. Here are seven handy tips for talking to kids about cancer.

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What To Say When Someone Has Cancer

Finding out that someone you know has cancer is always difficult, especially if you don’t know what to say.

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‘The Forever Kid’ – children’s book read aloud with Elizabeth Mary Cummings at #CampIn Live 2021

A powerful picture book tackling the complex subject of grief from a child’s perspective. Elizabeth Mary Cumming’s reads aloud her book that sensitively explores the idea that loved ones are always connected to us.

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Health Care Professionals

Are you a social worker, child life therapist, nurse, doctor or other health care professional working with kids and families impacted by cancer?

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How to clear your mind

When our brains are in overdrive, we can experience memory problems and find it more difficult to think clearly, to plan and to control our emotions. We’ll show you three ways to overcome your cognitive overload and leave your mind feeling clear, centred and ready to conquer the day.

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