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Sharing your story often helps

Here families, young people with cancer and researchers share their blogs with us and hope to inspire people to contribute to a better future for our children.

Want to share your story? Please email mystory@childrenwithcancer.org.uk

Cancer diagnosis

The thing about cancer is immediately when you hear it, you automatically connect it to the word “death”.  

Childhood leukaemia – Guilt

I had been telling people how lazy Andrew was because he often refused to walk. I had been hard on him telling him he couldn’t have a piece of cake in the café unless he walked.

Communication Passport

A communication passport is a way of supporting a vulnerable person with communication difficulties when they have to transition through different events, such as changing schools, or their first job.

Five ways you can help a friend

Finding out your child has cancer is one of the worst things that can happen to a parent. Friends and family members wish to help but sometimes just don’t know what they could possibly do to make things better.

Mrs Brown's blogs

Mrs Brown’s Blogs is an honest and frank account of life, family and education. Her blogs provided an emotional outlet for her to tell the world exactly how heartbreaking but also inspiring it is to watch your child go through treatment for cancer.

Team Fell

I’m a wife and mother of two boys. I am a Christian, I work part time as a criminal lawyer and I love to run. On Tuesday 2nd February 2016, my son Isaac was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia at the age of nine years old.