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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.


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Saturday 3 Sept, 2022

Celebrate our 40th anniversary at the Gold Ribbon Gala on Saturday, 3rd September to show your support for children battling cancer.

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2022 marks 40 years of support for children with cancer, and their families, by the Childhood Cancer Association. Ever since 1982, it has been our mission to provide practical, hands-on support for children with cancer, and their families.

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Friday 3 Dec, 2021

8-year-old Mannat was surprised with a stunning artwork by Mark Lobert and Phil Hodgson of her and her beloved Elliot. All thanks to Mix102.3 for organising this treasured gift.

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Congratulations to Anna Perry and Rita Lim, who, as the facilitators of our Early Intervention Oncology Playgroup, were recognised with the 2021 Children’s Week Play Award.

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Shop online at Betterthat.com and know that your next online purchase, from clothing and toys to sports and electronics, will be supporting children with cancer, and their families.

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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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