Who We Help

  • Children and adolescents coping with cancer
  • Children and adolescents who have a loved one with cancer
  • Children and adolescents who have lost a loved one to cancer

We are also available to consult with health care and school professionals as well as parents of children and adolescents coping with cancer.

How We Help

Counseling

One-on-one time, in person or over the phone for residents of New York and New Jersey, with a professional oncology social worker who helps children, adolescents and parents find ways of coping with cancer.
Learn more about counseling »

Case Management

Our staff of oncology social workers provide guidance, information and resources to help better cope with cancer.
Learn more about case management »

Support Groups

Connect with other children, adolescents and parents to share experiences and support each other.
View support groups for children or parents »

Practical Programs

Twice a year, CancerCare for Kids host programs to help families affected by cancer. If you live in the New York tri-state area, you may be eligible to participate in the Back-to-School or Winter Warmth Program.
View our practical programs »

Education

Our free publications provide easy-to-read information on cancer-related topics. CancerCare Connect Education Workshops give you the most up-to-date cancer information from top experts.
View all workshops about children »

Financial Help

CancerCare provides limited financial assistance to eligible individuals to help cover cancer-related costs like transportation to and from treatment, home care and child care.
View available financial assistance »

Seasonal Events

CancerCare hosts family events throughout the year. Connect with other children, adolescents and parents while enjoying therapeutic and fun activities.
View our seasonal events »

Learn More

To learn more about CancerCare for Kids and our services for children and their families, please call our Hopeline at 800-813-4673.

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