Funds childhood cancer research. Also provides small grants to defray costs of transport and lodging associated with treatment and follow-up, to families in need who do not qualify for help from the National Children’s Cancer Society.
A network of over 160 organizations and support groups in more than 90 countries, led by parents and supporting parents of children with cancer and their families. Find a full list of members on their website. Formerly called the International Confederation of Childhood Cancer Parent Organizations (ICCCPO).
A network of over 40 organizations and support groups across the country that support parents of children and young people with cancer and their families. Advocates for early diagnosis and improved health care. Find a full list of members on their website.
Provides emotional and practical support, offers small grants and free holidays at its own retreat centres. Provides housing, social workers and play specialists for paediatric oncology centres. Advocates for early diagnosis, effective care and legislative change to improve outcomes.
Funds research to advance treatment and cure of all childhood cancers. Advocates the cause of childhood cancer at national policy-making level. Publishes “Childhood Cancerline”, a magazine detailing new treatments and advances in research.
Conducts collaborative research to advance care and cure of all children with cancer. Advocates the cause of childhood cancer at national policy-making level. Provides a free ePub Family Handbook with information about treatment, support, and follow-up care for children and young people with cancer.
Primary global organization dedicated to increasing knowledge about all aspects of childhood cancer. Aims to optimize treatments, quality of life and outcomes for all children with cancer throughout the world. Hosts annual global and regional congresses, facilitates research and sharing of research findings.
Advocates better outcomes for children and families through awareness and education campaigns and legislative development, supports medical advances in care through equipping of treatment facilities and research funding, provides emotional and practical support to families before, during and after treatment.
Advocates the cause of children’s cancer through financial assistance, family link up, education and awareness campaigning. Distributes Nikki’s BearTM and produces two books (free to US persons affected by cancer) entitled “The Mountain You Have Climbed” (for teen survivors) and “Sammie’s New Mask” colouring book (for young friends of children with cancer).
Facilitates twinning programs between well-established childhood cancer centres (primarily in the developed world) and under-resourced centres in developing countries to advance training, treatment and outcomes.