Resources

LOCAL RESOURCES

Assistance in Healthcare
 provides monthly financial assistance to households that include someone fighting cancer.

Hannah’s Helping Hands provides financial assistance by providing gas cards and funding for bills.

Hopestone in Bartlesville offers many events and groups to offer support to families who have been affected by cancer free of charge.

Pierce Phillips Charity provides financial assistance to families who have a child on treatment for cancer.

Kiley Kares provides support and activities to teens who have been diagnosed with cancer.  They also provide all fighters with care packages.

Go Bald or Go Home hosts fundraisers for families in need of financial help who have a child going through treatment.

Random Acts of Purpose provides necessities such as paper towels, toothbrushes, toothpaste, soap, and toilet paper.

Oklahoma Outdoor Outreach provides special hunts for kids who have illness or disabilities.

Make A Wish provides a wish for children who have a life threatening condition.  All children age 3+ who have had a cancer diagnosis qualify for to make a wish.  Common wishes include to have something, to meet someone, or to go somewhere.

AWARENESS EVENTS

The Gold Rush Walk is a fun family event held in September of every year, celebrating fighters, survivors and remembering angels.  Funding raised for Gold4Kids Cancer Foundation of Tulsa will benefit national research through the National Children’s Oncology Group and local programs at The Children’s Hospital at Saint Francis.  The 2016 walk will be September 10th at Oral Roberts University.

CAMPS & RETREATS

Camp Strong is hosted by St. Francis Children’s Hospital for children ages 6-18 that have been diagnosed with cancer or a heart condition.  The camp is held at Shepherd’s Fold Ranch in June each year.

Lighthouse Family Retreat
 provides seaside retreats in Florida for families who have a child with cancer.

Blue Skies Ministry provides week long retreats for the whole family in Florida for families who have had a child diagnosed with cancer.

VIDEOS FOR KIDS

Why Charlie Brown Why – one of Charlie Brown’s classmates is diagnosed with leukemia

A Boy Named Finn – short movies about Finn and his battle with cancer

Paul and the Dragon – Paul fights the dragon (cancer) with the help of his family

MORE RESOURCES 

Click the link below to see the complete Resource Handout.  Please provide feedback if you have a good or bad experience with an organization.  If you have something you would like to add, please contact us.

Childhood Cancer Resources Handout
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