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Diagnosis
28th Sep

Bella and Ritchie: Caring for a child with cancer and Down Syndrome

“When she got the diagnosis I was thinking: ‘How the hell could this be happening? She has got enough on her plate’.”

Bella and Ritchie: Caring for a child with cancer and Down Syndrome

“When she got the diagnosis I was thinking: ‘How the hell could this be happening? She has got enough on her plate’.”

Mother, father and teenage son, baby son and four-year-old son who has cancer

News
16th Dec

A little Coles Christmas cheer at the end of a tough year

Christmas came early for nearly 2000 families when they received a special gift from Coles.

A little Coles Christmas cheer at the end of a tough year

Christmas came early for nearly 2000 families when they received a special gift from Coles.

Research
25th Sep

Satisfaction with Redkite’s phone and email support

Research Satisfaction survey of Redkite’s phone and email support.

Satisfaction with Redkite’s phone and email support

Research Satisfaction survey of Redkite’s phone and email support.

Survivorship
5th Jan

Jane and Angus: ‘Going through cancer was hell on Earth’

Redkite helped Jane’s family during her treatment. Now her father’s art has helped others during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jane and Angus: ‘Going through cancer was hell on Earth’

Redkite helped Jane’s family during her treatment. Now her father’s art has helped others during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mum leans over daughter, who has cancer, on a hospital bed.

On treatment
17th Nov

Noelle and Scout: ‘It was just like a grenade went off in your life.’

“Nothing is normal, nothing is comforting, nothing is regular. Everything is irregular.”

Noelle and Scout: ‘It was just like a grenade went off in your life.’

“Nothing is normal, nothing is comforting, nothing is regular. Everything is irregular.”

Diagnosis & treatment
28th Sep

Amelia has cancer, Alison Johns

A storybook written for parents and carers to read with their children to help them understand what a tumour is and what treatment involves.

Amelia has cancer, Alison Johns

A storybook written for parents and carers to read with their children to help them understand what a tumour is and what treatment involves.

8th Oct

My Redkite
My Redkite
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Connect Groups
Event
14th Oct

Grandparents Connect Group

Event Grandparents Connect Group

Grandparents Connect Group

Event Grandparents Connect Group

Talk to someone
12th Sep

Counselling & Social Work

Talk to a Redkite Oncology Social Worker

Counselling & Social Work

Talk to a Redkite Oncology Social Worker

26th Nov

Christmas Colouring In Competition

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Christmas Colouring In Competition

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21st Jan

Tara and Melissa

Hear from Tara about the two turning points in her life: when she first find out she had cancer and when it came back.

Tara and Melissa

Hear from Tara about the two turning points in her life: when she first find out she had cancer and when it came back.

6th Nov

Thank you

Your support helps provide immediate and essential assistance to children and families managing the impacts of cancer.

Thank you

Your support helps provide immediate and essential assistance to children and families managing the impacts of cancer.

Impact
21st Sep

2019 Annual Review

Annual Reviews 2019 Annual Review We are proud to share the stories of the families facing cancer who we supported…

2019 Annual Review

Annual Reviews 2019 Annual Review We are proud to share the stories of the families facing cancer who we supported…

Impact
2nd Sep

2018 Annual Review

News & media 2018 Annual Review In 2018, we ensured quality support to more than 2,500families and delivered the essential…

2018 Annual Review

News & media 2018 Annual Review In 2018, we ensured quality support to more than 2,500families and delivered the essential…

Connect Groups
Event
1st Oct

Brain Tumour Connect Group

Event Brain Tumour Connect Group

Brain Tumour Connect Group

Event Brain Tumour Connect Group

News
25th Nov

New $24for24 Appeal is raising critical funds

News & media New $24for24 Appeal is raising critical funds Kids cancer is 24/7. Every 24 hours is critical. Every…

New $24for24 Appeal is raising critical funds

News & media New $24for24 Appeal is raising critical funds Kids cancer is 24/7. Every 24 hours is critical. Every…

Diagnosis & treatment
16th Sep

Lucy has a tumour

A storybook written for parents and carers to read with their children to help them understand what a tumour is and what treatment involves.

Lucy has a tumour

A storybook written for parents and carers to read with their children to help them understand what a tumour is and what treatment involves.

Practical stuff
11th Sep

Help with bills, fuel & food

To ease the pressure when the budget gets tight

Help with bills, fuel & food

To ease the pressure when the budget gets tight

Research
25th Sep

An evaluation of support packs for young people 2019

Research An evaluation of support packs for young people 2019

An evaluation of support packs for young people 2019

Research An evaluation of support packs for young people 2019

Corporate
27th Aug

Donate

Donate now or learn more about the different ways you can donate

Donate

Donate now or learn more about the different ways you can donate

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Community
26th Oct

Trek for kids with cancer crosses finish line

Two mothers, who walked for 740kms and 23 days through South Australia for their daughter Natalie’s dying wish to pay it forward for others, arrived at the Royal Adelaide Hospital on 23 October.

Trek for kids with cancer crosses finish line

Two mothers, who walked for 740kms and 23 days through South Australia for their daughter Natalie’s dying wish to pay it forward for others, arrived at the Royal Adelaide Hospital on 23 October.

22nd Dec

Leanne and Georgia

Leanne’s daughter Georgia was diagnosed with leukaemia when she was six. She met with our ambassador, Georgie Gardner, to talk about how Georgia’s cancer diagnosis has impacted their whole family.

Leanne and Georgia

Leanne’s daughter Georgia was diagnosed with leukaemia when she was six. She met with our ambassador, Georgie Gardner, to talk about how Georgia’s cancer diagnosis has impacted their whole family.

Connect Groups
Event
1st Oct

If treatment hasn’t worked Connect Group

Event If treatment hasn’t worked Connect Group

If treatment hasn’t worked Connect Group

Event If treatment hasn’t worked Connect Group

Fiction books on cancer
29th Sep

The Bald Headed Princess: Cancer, Chemo & Courage, Maribeth Ditmars

A storybook written for parents and carers to read with their children to help them understand what a tumour is and what treatment involves.

The Bald Headed Princess: Cancer, Chemo & Courage, Maribeth Ditmars

A storybook written for parents and carers to read with their children to help them understand what a tumour is and what treatment involves.

Donate
18th Sep

Become a monthly donor

Be part of something special and join Club Red

Become a monthly donor

Be part of something special and join Club Red

Organising
29th Sep

Making your hospital stay more comfortable: what other parents say

Having to stay in hospital can bring about different challenges. Parents have shared some tips to help you feel more comfortable and to seek support you might need.

Making your hospital stay more comfortable: what other parents say

Having to stay in hospital can bring about different challenges. Parents have shared some tips to help you feel more comfortable and to seek support you might need.

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Our story
23rd Sep

Statement of Commitment
Statement of Commitment

Impact
21st Sep

2017 Annual Review

Annual Reviews 2017 Annual Review In 2017, Redkite laid the groundwork for deepened support for children and young people with…

2017 Annual Review

Annual Reviews 2017 Annual Review In 2017, Redkite laid the groundwork for deepened support for children and young people with…

Bereavement
11th Sep

Brooke, Karl and Olivia: Sharing her story keeps her memory alive

“The neurosurgeon walked into the room, looked me straight in the eye and said: ‘Your daughter has a brain tumour. She’s probably got between two to five years to live’.”

Brooke, Karl and Olivia: Sharing her story keeps her memory alive

“The neurosurgeon walked into the room, looked me straight in the eye and said: ‘Your daughter has a brain tumour. She’s probably got between two to five years to live’.”

Talk to someone
10th Sep

Connect Groups

A shared space for people with a shared experience

Connect Groups

A shared space for people with a shared experience

Community
1st Jun

Family facing kidney cancer supports other families with cancer

The family of two-year-old Lincoln are taking on the Crunch 4 Kids challenge to help other families who have a child with cancer.

Family facing kidney cancer supports other families with cancer

The family of two-year-old Lincoln are taking on the Crunch 4 Kids challenge to help other families who have a child with cancer.

Research
25th Sep

Redkite Family Wellbeing Program Evaluation

Research Redkite Family Wellbeing Program Evaluation Redkite has been offering support to families at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead through…

Redkite Family Wellbeing Program Evaluation

Research Redkite Family Wellbeing Program Evaluation Redkite has been offering support to families at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead through…

Mother looking out her window feeling isolated

Connect Groups
Event
1st Oct

Bereavement Connect Group

Event Bereavement Connect Group

Bereavement Connect Group

Event Bereavement Connect Group

16th Dec

Donation Page

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Donation Page

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Diagnosis & treatment
29th Sep

Childhood Brain and Spinal Tumours, Shiminski-Maher, McGuire Cullen, Sansalone

A storybook written for parents and carers to read with their children to help them understand what a tumour is and what treatment involves.

Childhood Brain and Spinal Tumours, Shiminski-Maher, McGuire Cullen, Sansalone

A storybook written for parents and carers to read with their children to help them understand what a tumour is and what treatment involves.

Fundraise
9th Oct

Community Fundraising

Challenge yourself and those you love to support you.

Community Fundraising

Challenge yourself and those you love to support you.

Talk to someone
8th Sep

Hospital Social Workers

On the ward to help when you need it

Hospital Social Workers

On the ward to help when you need it