To be used on school visits by a healthcare professional in the hope that it will answer some of the questions school friends may have. It can also be given to the patient and their family.
Published March 2012.
Sally Coole, Lead Nurse for Paediatric Oncology at Southampton writes: "I received the school friends leaflet today and I have to write and say how delighted we are with them. I think they are just right and I hope they will give support to both the young person with cancer and their friends support. Thank you for your continued commitment to children's care with cancer."
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