Our Stories

Meet some of the patients, families and teams who have inspired us in our work to ensure children with cancer in the developing world have equal access to treatment and care.
Patients and Families
01.12.16
Seeking out help... Grace is six years old and is suffering from leukaemia. Her mother, Rita, is a nurse so
Patients and Families
11.10.16
Nina's parents died when she was a baby so she was being looked after by her relatives. When Nina was 9 she started
Patients and Families
16.06.16
Educating families... Maria, who is 7 years old, is being treated for leukaemia at a hospital in southern
Patients and Families
16.06.16
10 year old Anik's mother became worried when he started losing weight, experiencing high fever and vomiting. The
Patients and Families
13.06.16
May
May, who is nearly 3 years old, loves fashion, cars, dominos and building blocks. She was diagnosed with
Patients and Families
03.06.16
Maaria lives with her two children and husband, who is unemployed, about four hours travel from Accra, the capital
Patients and Families
03.06.16
Gabriella lives with her husband and two boys in the Northern region of Ghana, about a twelve hour drive from Accra
Patients and Families
03.06.16
David was 11 years old when a growing tumour forced him to make the 24-hour journey to the home of World Child
Patients and Families
19.05.16
Zwe
Zwe is 7 years old and she suffers from a brain tumour. She lives in a rural village in Rakhine Division in the

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