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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.


National Volunteer Week

Monday 18 May, 2020

It's National Volunteer Week and we want to express our gratitude to all the amazing humans who volunteer to make the wheels turn at the Childhood Cancer Association. We couldn't do what we do without you!

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SIBS holiday activity packs

Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, we've had to adapt the way we deliver our essential support services. An example of this is the Super Important Brothers & Sisters group counselling program, where holiday activity packs are supplied to each family.

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A Christmas Surprise from the Lott

Thursday 12 Dec, 2019

A routine business meeting with the Lott in December unexpectedly came with a $50,000 donation to support children with cancer, and their families.

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Adelaide United and Paul Izzo back kids with cancer

Monday 9 Dec, 2019

Newest Childhood Cancer ambassador, Paul Izzo and his team, Adelaide United Football Club, are showing their support for families impacted by childhood cancer.

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A new partnership with Telstra

Thursday 5 Dec, 2019

We are excited to announce a new partnership with Telstra SA/NT for 2020. They've set a huge target of $50,000 for the year, with the aim to help 20 families access all the 30 services that we provide.

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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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