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
12.05.17
A celebration of life... The House of Hope, attached to a hospital in the Philippines, is a haven for children
Patients and Families
08.05.17
Zaw
Zaw is a 6 year old boy with Down's Syndrome, who is currently staying on the paediatric oncology ward with his father
Patients and Families
08.05.17
Hla is 10 years old and has been suffering with synovial sarcoma – a rare form of cancer which occurs in the soft
Healthcare Professionals
13.01.17
Children who love to learn... Ni Ni is a trained teacher who now teaches at the newly opened 'Heroes School' at Yangon
Healthcare Professionals
06.12.16
In November 2016, Ruth Sardinha was able to devote two weeks of her time to volunteering with World Child Cancer in
Patients and Families
06.12.16
Ever mounting costs... Early in 2016, Mary's mother, Ama, took her to their local hospital suspecting that she was
Survivors
01.12.16
Samuel was just eight years old when he was diagnosed with cancer. When Samuel’s mother, Gloria, noticed that he had
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 when she
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 to

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