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Every day, someone just like you is helping us raise the vital funds that we need to help make the cancer journey easier for children, and their families.

Find out more about what’s happening, and our latest news, here — let us know if it inspires you or your business to get involved.


New partnership with Elders Elders 800X550

Monday 11 Feb, 2019

Through a new partnership with Elders Real Estate, for every property sold, they'll make a donation to the Childhood Cancer Association to support families in need.

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Kiwanis Wheelchair Project Kiwanis Wheelchairs 800X550

Thursday 20 Dec, 2018

The Kiwanis Clubs of South Australia worked together to raise funds for brand new wheelchairs which are loaned to families free of charge for as long as their child needs them.

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Captain Henry leads out Port Power

Monday 23 July, 2018

8-year-old cancer patient, Henry Mickan, was named Port Power's Captain for the Day. It was the experience of a lifetime, but the impact was much wider, as the PAFC community came together in a show of support to the 400 other local families that we support, just like Henry's.

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Meet Dr Michael Rice

Thursday 31 May, 2018

Dr Michael Rice AM has been involved in almost every childhood cancer case in Adelaide for the past 50 years and touched an incredible number of lives. Hear what he has to say...

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House Rescue transformation

Monday 14 May, 2018

Mix 102.3 set the challenge to Jared and Jess from House Rules to renovate our four accommodation units. These units become a “Home Away from Home” to country and interstate families whose child is undergoing cancer treatment in Adelaide. 

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Watch Thomas’s Story

Watch this 5 minute film where Chris Hartley talks through his family’s journey after his son’s diagnosis of a brain tumour and the support he received from the Childhood Cancer Association.

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