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Film Festival Favorite, AFTER EVERYTHING with Jeremy Allen White, Maika Monroe, Joe Keery & Sasha Lane Raises Awareness of Young Adults with Cancer

October 12, 2018
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Being diagnosed with cancer can be extremely unexpected, especially for young adults in their 20s, 30s and 40s. The unique challenges and struggles of young adults with cancer were recently captured in the upcoming film AFTER EVERYTHING.

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CancerCare’s Back-to-School Program Continues to Support Families Affected by Cancer

September 29, 2018
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For the third year in a row, CancerCare helped families through our Back-to-School Program. One mother shares: “Jaeden was so happy when he received his new backpack. It’s fashionable and resistant to the weight he will be carrying this school year. Thank you so much-this program has helped med a lot by cutting down on the back-to-school bill!”

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Celebrating a Decade of Hope and Healing at the 10th Annual Healing Hearts Bereavement Camp

June 28, 2018
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On the second weekend of June, CancerCare hosted the 10th annual Healing Hearts Family Bereavement Camp, a free retreat for families and children coping with the loss of a loved one to cancer. For this year’s camp, 27 families spent the weekend at the Malibu Dude Ranch in Milford, PA, at an ocean-themed retreat. Families came to the camp from the tri-state area, as well as Virginia, Delaware, North Carolina and Massachusetts.

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Sarah Paul, LCSW, Recognized at AOSW Conference

June 11, 2018
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Sarah’s presentation highlighted psychosocial challenges for young adults with metastatic cancer, in order to better inform clinical practice in the oncology community.

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Helping Kids Discover Their Super Powers When a Family Member Has Cancer

March 26, 2018
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On Tuesday, March 6th, CancerCare’s New Jersey office, in partnership with The Valley Hospital, hosted a fun-filled Super Hero Workshop for families affected by cancer.

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CancerCare Social Workers Discuss Their Work with Children and Teens

March 19, 2018
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“Our role is to provide a safe space for children and teens to talk about their feelings and teach them coping strategies that might help during this difficult time”

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Making Friends and Making Meaning at CancerCare’s Ninth Healing Hearts Camp

July 12, 2017
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CancerCare’s annual Healing Hearts Family Bereavement Camp is a free retreat for families with children or teens who are coping with the loss of a loved one to cancer.

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Children’s Book Proceeds to be Donated to CancerCare in Memory of CT Client

December 20, 2016
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All proceeds of book sales of “Be Kind: A Story of Bella and Muffy” support CancerCare’s free services and programs.

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Phi Beta Kappa Association of New York Holiday Toy Drive Collects Donated Gifts for Children and Teens Affected by Cancer

December 7, 2016
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The Phi Beta Kappa (PBK) Association of New York donated funds and holiday gifts to CancerCare for Kids.

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CancerCare Launches Back-to-School Pilot Program

September 27, 2016
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CancerCare recently launched a back-to-school pilot program to provie children and teens affected by cancer with backpacks and school supplies.

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