21 October 2021

Ensuring cancer doesn’t define your child

From very early on in life, our children are on a journey of forging their own unique sense of identity. For some kids a…

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14 October 2021

What does a play specialist do for children in hospital?

Throughout their experience with childhood cancer, whānau will cross paths with many healthcare professionals who are there to help in different areas. Today we’d…

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30 September 2021

Coping with guilt

One of the more surprising side-effects of parenthood is feeling guilty about a lot of stuff, a lot of the time. We can feel guilty that we’re not…

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23 September 2021

10 common questions kids ask about cancer and how to answer them

When a child is diagnosed with cancer their siblings, friends and classmates can find it difficult to understand, and they often have many questions.…

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13 September 2021

What happens when a child finishes treatment for cancer?

When a child successfully finishes their cancer treatment, it is not the end of the story. While they may not have any detectable cancer…

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13 September 2021

What’s the difference between childhood cancer and adult cancers?

Take a look at some of the key differences between childhood and adult cancers

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30 August 2021

News and Updates

The latest news and updates for our families

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12 August 2021

How your child’s cancer could be affecting their siblings

Cancer can be difficult for your child's brothers or sisters. It's common for siblings to feel guilt, rejection, fear, depression, or anxiety.

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