Sessions scheduled with an art therapist, using art as a tool for expression and to assist with coping skills. Available for children diagnosed with cancer & chronic blood disorders, siblings, parents and the family as a whole.
A featured reader that is prominent in the community will read a children’s book to our children on select Wednesday evenings virtually via zoom.
The sibling of a child diagnosed with cancer or a chronic blood disorder is matched one on one in a mentor relationship with a first year medical or health related student at USF or LECOM for a calendar year.
Families can receive individual, marital, child, and family therapy through several area counseling centers in the greater Tampa Bay Area.
Family Fun Events
Gatherings offered to all families cancer, chronic blood disorders, survivors and bereaved for food, games, crafts and special entertainment throughout the year.
Fueling Families Fund
Assists families by providing gas and grocery gift cards to lighten their financial burdens twice during a calendar year.
Kite Camp- Week 2
Week long summer day camp filled with field trips, education, & unique opportunities. This camp is for children diagnosed with a chronic blood disorder, children who have completed treatment for cancer and bereaved siblings between the ages of 5-12 years old.
Sessions scheduled with a certified music therapist, using music as a tool for assisting with expression and coping skills. Available for children diagnosed with cancer & chronic blood disorders, siblings, parents and the family as a whole.
Parents Day/ Night Out
Providing parents with much needed time for themselves, as they drop off children at the center to enjoy supervised fun and games. Available to families with a child diagnosed with cancer and their sibling under the age of 12.
The presence of a therapy dog helps with physical, social, emotional, and cognitive functioning. Children's Cancer Center's therapy dog Cyrus Blue will provide emotional support in one-on-one sessions and will be a staple at all Children's Cancer Center programs.