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08.12.16

CLIC Sargent launches new online fertility resource for young cancer patients

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.

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01.12.16

CCLG and Little Princess Trust invite researchers to apply for funding

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.

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01.12.16

Latest Contact magazine focuses on school life and cancer

The latest issue of CCLG's Contact magazine is out now, with a theme of 'school life and cancer'

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28.11.16

Michael plans Kilimanjaro adventure in memory of Isobel

Next September, Michael Parmenter is undertaking the challenge of a lifetime, climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania in memory of his daughter Isobel.

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25.11.16

CCLG supports Little Princess Trust to fund childhood cancer research

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.

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09.11.16

Halloween party in support of Aimee raises £1900

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.

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19.10.16

18 for Emily Charity Ball marks Emily's 18th Birthday

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.

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18.10.16

More Childhood Cancer Awareness Month fundraisers turn September gold!

We'd like to say a huge thank you to everyone who supported us during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (CCAM) this September.

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14.10.16

From running to triathlons, CCLG fundraisers making a difference

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.

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12.10.16

Cake sale for Jake's 13th birthday raises an amazing £1120!

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

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10.10.16

New e-learning course for health professionals working with children and young people with cancer

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...

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30.09.16

Fundraisers go gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who has supported CCLG this September for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (CCAM).

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28.09.16

New Triage Toolkit to improve advice for parents of children with cancer

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...

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21.09.16

Bethany’s Wish to join forces with CCLG to support Wilms’ tumour research

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.

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14.09.16

CCLG publications recognised at prestigious BMA Patient Information Awards

We are delighted that three of our publications were recognised at the prestigious British Medical Association Patient Information Awards on Monday.

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07.09.16

Oliver rows 42 miles to raise funds for research in support of Lucy

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.

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07.09.16

Behind the headlines: Is modern life really killing our children?

Our response to recent media coverage of the increase in incidence of cancer in children and young people.

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06.09.16

New information resources to support families of a child with a renal tumour

We are pleased to announce the publication of two new information resources to help parents and other family members of a child who has been diagnosed with a renal tumour.

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05.09.16

New look children's story book to help brothers and sisters of a child with cancer

A story book for younger children, 'My brother or sister has cancer' tells the story of a boy and girl whose brother has cancer.

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01.09.16

New issue of Contact magazine for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

With a sparkle of gold dust, we're delighted to present our new bumper issue of Contact Magazine for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

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01.09.16

New research from CLIC Sargent reveals the financial cost of cancer

Cancer in children and young people costs families an extra £600 a month on average, putting massive strain on budgets and causing many to fall into debt.

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01.09.16

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

This September, along with many charities and groups across the world, we're marking Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, to raise awareness of childhood cancer

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01.09.16

CCLG invites researchers to apply for funding for pilot biological studies

During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, CCLG are launching another funding round of short-term pilot grants for novel and innovative biological studies into paediatric cancers.

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10.08.16

CCLG fundraisers knit, bake and skydive to support us...

We'd like to say a big thank you to all of our brilliant supporters who've raised money to support CCLG over the last few weeks...

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10.08.16

Pyjama day at Wisbech Starbucks raises funds for CCLG

We'd like to say a big thank you to Natasha and the team at Wisbech Starbucks for organising a fun pyjama day to raise funds for CCLG.

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