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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.

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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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Childhood Cancer Ambassador Travis Boak has been awarded the Jim Stynes Community Leadership Award at the 2021 Brownlow Medal for his 11+ years of work supporting children with cancer, and their families.

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Childhood Cancer Association volunteers, supporters and partners were hosted at a reception at Government House, to thank them for their ongoing support and dedication to 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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