Collection help needed in March
The Child Cancer Foundation needs volunteers to collect for Beads of Courage Day on Friday, March 21.
The Beads of Courage Day is a vital part of Child Cancer appeal month which runs throughout March.
The foundation aims to raise $6 million annually to help children with cancer and their families.
The foundation provides practical one-onone support tailored to the different needs of each family.
cancer journey is the same.
Family support coordinators assist each child and their family from diagnosis, through treatment and beyond.
The average length of treatment for the most common form of childhood cancer, acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, is three years for girls and three-and-ahalf years for boys.