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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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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‘Grace on the Court’ – read aloud by author Maddy Proud

Listen to NSW Swift co-captain Maddy Proud read the first two chapters of her book, ‘Grace on the Court’, aloud and purchase your very own copy online.

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Cancer Hub

Visit cancerhub.org.au, or call 1800 945 215 today, to get the practical and emotional support your family needs to cope with cancer.

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School Resources

Camp Quality’s teacher resource pack, aligned to the Early Years Learning Framework, is a guide to help teachers navigate cancer in the school community. We’ll send it straight to your inbox.

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