2016 has been another incredibly busy and successful year for Team Jake, with the highlight being the Jake Ellis Charity Ball.
Our new booklet, 'Managing family life and cancer', offers helpful advice and practical tips from other parents to support families following a childhood cancer diagnosis.
We are currently recruiting for a Corporate Fundraiser, Community Fundraiser, and Data Collection Project Manager.
We are delighted to announce that CCLG has funded a research project to help us better understand childhood leukaemia, from funds raised in memory of Toti Worboys.
We are delighted to announce the awarding of two grants to support research into Wilms' tumours, the most common type of childhood kidney cancer.
We're pleased to announce the publication of a series of factsheets on the use of cancer drugs in children, to support parents, carers and patients better understand their treatment and the drugs that are used.
We'd like to say a huge thank you to all of our amazing fundraisers over the last few months, including...
We are delighted to have received a donation of £14,185 as a result of pupils and staff of Stowmarket High School taking part in a sponsored walk
Cancer support charity CLIC Sargent has launched new online advice and information for teenagers and young adults concerned about the potential impact of cancer treatment on their fertility, who want to learn more about their options.
CCLG and Little Princess Trust are pleased to announce a further round of grants can now be applied for by researchers to help us beat childhood cancer.
The latest issue of CCLG's Contact magazine is out now, with a theme of 'school life and cancer'
Next September, Michael Parmenter is undertaking the challenge of a lifetime, climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania in memory of his daughter Isobel.
CCLG is delighted to announce that, through our partnership with the Little Princess Trust, grants worth just over half a million pounds have been awarded to support eight research studies into childhood cancers.
On Saturday 29 October, Gemma Woodburn and son Kian organised a Halloween party in support of Kian's best friend Aimee, who was diagnosed with leukaemia.
On Saturday 17 September, the glamorous 18 for Emily Charity Ball took place at Epsom Downs Racecourse in Surrey to raise funds for the Emily Bailes Fund at CCLG.
We'd like to say a huge thank you to everyone who supported us during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (CCAM) this September.
We'd like to say a huge thank you to all of our supporters who have raised funds for us in the last few weeks and months, and taken the time to share their pictures and tell us about their events.
On Friday 30 September, to mark what would have been their son Jake's 13th birthday, Jo-ann and Nick Ellis organised a cake sale and raised an amazing £1,120 for rhabdomyosarcoma research
The Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group (CCLG) and Royal College of Nursing (RCN) Children and Young People's Cancer Nursing Group have designed and developed e-learning resources for health professionals caring for children and young people wit...
We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who has supported CCLG this September for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (CCAM).
For parents of children with cancer, knowing when to bring them into hospital during treatment can be very difficult. Now a new tool aims to streamline phone conversations between parents and nursing or medical staff, helping to ensure consistent...
Bethany’s Wish, the UK Wilms’ tumour charity, will be closing as an independent organisation at the end of this year, and becoming a Special Named Fund at Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Group.
We are delighted that three of our publications were recognised at the prestigious British Medical Association Patient Information Awards on Monday.
In July, Oliver Wan rowed 42 miles - the equivalent of crossing the English Channel and back - to raise funds for rhabdomyosarcoma research in support of Lucy.
Our response to recent media coverage of the increase in incidence of cancer in children and young people.
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