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Raising a child with a serious illness

Information and support for anyone raising a child with a serious illness.

Financial issues

Raising a child with a serious illness can be financially challenging. Ask questions and share information and support here.

loooking for housing

Renea72
  • By Renea72 · Posted September 18, 2012
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  • Do anybody knoe of some affordable housing.IAm paying 400 for me and my daughter.IT has being a year staying there.Are there any one looking for a roommate,iam will to relocate if i have to ...

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Emotional support for my child

How do you ensure that the child you care for gets the emotional support that he or she needs? Ask questions and share information, resources and support here.

Emotional support for parents and caregivers

Parents and caregivers need support too. If you care for a child with a serious illness, this is your place to meet other parents and caregivers and find the support that you need.

Cancer bites!

DragonflyDream
  • By DragonflyDream · New reply August 7, 2008
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  • Hi, I am not a teenager but I was diagnosed with cancer at for me, was an early age. I was 39 and had not even had my first mammogram yet. Breast cancer AND a rare form of bone cancer at the same time ...

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Preparing a child for surgery

If your child needs surgery, this is your place to meet others who have been there and find the information and support that you need.

How my child's illness has changed my life

How has the experience of caring for a child with a serious illness changed your life? Share you story with the group here.

Camp Simcha Special - Parents

A place for parents of Camp Simcha Special campers to connect and keep in touch.

Camp Simcha Special - Campers

A place for Camp Simcha Special campers to connect and keep in touch.

Camp Simcha - Parents

A place for parents of Camp Simcha campers to connect and keep in touch.

Camp Simcha - Campers

A place for Camp Simcha campers to connect and keep in touch.

Teens over 18 living with a cancer diagnosis

A special place for teens over 18 who have had a diagnosis of cancer to meet, talk and share.

Teens over 18 living with a serious medical condition, other than cancer

A special place for teens over 18 who have had a medical condition, other than cancer to meet, talk and share.

Volunteer opportunities

Information about opportunities to volunteer at Chai Lifeline.

Please sign my Ehlers Danlos Syndrome Petition

GumbyDav
  • By GumbyDav · Posted June 19, 2013
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  • Anyone living in the US, please sign my petition to make Ehlers Danlos Syndrome recognized as a disability! http://wh.gov/l3haJ or https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petitio n/cousin-disorder-severe-painful-debilit ...

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Events

Events - United States

Share information about upcoming events in the United States.

Support Group in Rockville, Maryland

NatalieM
  • By NatalieM · Posted June 22, 2012
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  • Hi Fellow Travelers, I am a psychotherapist, with four years since my first Ovarian cancer diagnosis. I would like to start a support group here in Rockville Maryland. If you are interested, please send ...

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Events - Canada

Share information about upcoming events in Canada.

Events - Israel

Share information about upcoming events in Israel.

Events - England

Share information about upcoming events in England.

Medical resources

Share medical resources that you have found helpful while caring a child with a serious illness.

get aways not safe byself but i am very ill and on hospice.

lovelife39
  • By lovelife39 · Posted June 20, 2013
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  • Fundraising for my health is a must and I don't know weretostartpleasehelp. I really need someone else in this program or any other suggestions.funds are limited but I am in the hospital right now killing ...

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