Join us for an impactful event on June 4th, 7 PM CET with our Associated Partner, Childhood Cancer Ireland (CCI), the national charity in Ireland representing the voice of children and young people with cancer, survivors, and their families. This event aims to raise awareness, provide support, and share personal stories of resilience and hope.

Event Highlights

  • Inspirational Speakers: Hear from a parent of a childhood cancer survivor and a cancer survivor themselves as they share their personal journeys, experiences, and the support they’ve received from CCI – and how has enabled them to advocate for others in similar situations.
  • Understanding Childhood Cancer: Learn about the challenges faced by children and young people with cancer, and how CCI’s strategic pillars—Understand, Support, Empower—guide their efforts to ease the burden of diagnosis and treatment.
  • Support Programs: Discover the various programs CCI offers, including:
    • Parent Workshops
    • Peer Support Initiatives
    • Beads of Courage Program
    • Financial Education Workshops
    • Shared Care Refurbishment Projects
    • Access to Play Therapy Grants
    • Advocacy Efforts
  • Community and Advocacy: Engage with other families, survivors, and supporters to build a strong community network. Learn about CCI’s advocacy work, campaigning for better supports, services, treatments, and outcomes for children and young people affected by cancer.
  • Interactive Sessions: Participate in interactive sessions designed to inform and empower families. Topics will include emotional support, future planning, and navigating the healthcare system.
  • Explore how CCI is focusing on collaborating with other national organisations to enhance support and services for families and survivors. These collaborations are a crucial part of CCI’s initiatives, ensuring that the voices and needs of those affected by childhood cancer are heard and addressed across the country.

This event is an opportunity to connect with a supportive community, gain valuable insights, and contribute to the ongoing mission of Childhood Cancer Ireland. Together, we can make a difference in the lives of those affected by childhood cancer.