Help for Young Patients and their Parents

Following are helpful links for child patients and their parents. Simply click on the name to follow a specific link. 

 

Believe In Tomorrow Children's Foundation   

The Believe In Tomorrow National Children’s Foundation is a national, non-profit organization that provides services to thousands of children with life-threatening illnesses each year. It is dedicated to improving the quality of life for critically ill children and their families through programs that help to ease pain, reduce loneliness and bring joy to children throughout their treatment process. 

 

Caring Bridge

Here you can get a webpage for free to update family on progress daily or weekly. Very Easy to use!!! Great way to communicate with family and friends across the country

Make A Wish Foundation

Grants wishes for travel, meeting celebrities, spending sprees, etc. for any child with a life-threatening illness, ages 2 ½ to 17.

 

Kids Konnected 

Provides friendship, education, and support to kids who have a parent with cancer.

A Special Wish Foundation

Grants wishes to children up to age 21.

Caps for Kids

Provides a cap autographed by the athlete, entertainer, or other notable celebrity of their choice.

Songs of Love Foundation

Provides personalized songs on child’s own CD written and performed by talented artists with input from the child’s life. Spanish available.

Still Brave

Stillbrave.org is committed to providing non-medical supportive care to children with cancer and their parents.


Parents Association for Seriously Ill Children 

The Parents Association for Seriously Ill Children (PASIC) is a registered charity that was formed in 1977 by parents that had been or were involved with seriously ill children.

 

Wigs for Kids Organization

For over 30 years, Wigs for Kids has been providing Hair Replacement Systems and support for children who have lost their hair due to chemotherapy, radiation therapy, Alopecia, Trichotillomania, burns and other medical issues at no cost to children or their families.