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Fundraising for Be Child Cancer Aware

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  • Team members: Text BEAD78 £Amount to 70070
  • Event: Beads of Courage, 18 May 2014

Be Child Cancer Aware

We raise awareness of all childhood cancers to help get an early diagnosis & save lives

Charity Registration No. England and Wales - 1141987, Scotland - SC044198

Story

Be Child Cancer Aware is the UK Sponsor of the Beads of Courage Programme which is a unique programme designed to provide an additional treatment and offers support for children and teenagers undergoing serious illness and treatments. The initial reaction to the Beads is “aren’t they pretty” but it is not until you see it in action and talk to children and care-givers that you can see the impact that they have.

Major benefits of the programme are that it helps to decrease illness-related distress, increases the use of positive coping strategies, helps children find meaning in illness and restores a sense of self in children coping with serious illness.

The programme also provides something tangible that a child can use to tell family and care-givers about their experience during treatment.  

Please watch the short video, below to learn more! Many thanks.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hzs-wSO1Gw8

You can also make a donation by text. Just text BEAD78 £ and the amount you wish to donate to 70070

Donating through JustGiving is simple, fast and totally secure. Your details are safe with JustGiving – they’ll never sell them on or send unwanted emails. Once you donate, they’ll send your money directly to the charity and make sure Gift Aid is reclaimed on every eligible donation by a UK taxpayer. So it’s the most efficient way to donate - I raise more, whilst saving time and cutting costs for the charity.

 

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