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Talk to someone
7th Sep

Practical Information

Helping you navigate the world of cancer

Practical Information

Helping you navigate the world of cancer

Diagnosis & treatment
29th Sep

Living with Childhood Cancer: A Practical Guide to Help Families Cope, Leigh Wolznick and Carol Goodheart

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

Living with Childhood Cancer: A Practical Guide to Help Families Cope, Leigh Wolznick and Carol Goodheart

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

Finishing treament
29th Sep

Childhood Cancer Survivors: A Practical Guide to Your Future, Nancy Keene, Wendy Hobbie and Kathy Ruccione

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 Cancer Survivors: A Practical Guide to Your Future, Nancy Keene, Wendy Hobbie and Kathy Ruccione

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

26th Aug

Support us

Redkite is a lifeline for families facing childhood cancer, but we can’t do it without you. Learn how you can make a difference today

Support us

Redkite is a lifeline for families facing childhood cancer, but we can’t do it without you. Learn how you can make a difference today

Support us
10th Sep

Supporter events

Join us across Australia with events and community-run events. By joining us you are part of raising funds to support families facing their child’s cancer.

Supporter events

Join us across Australia with events and community-run events. By joining us you are part of raising funds to support families facing their child’s cancer.

Financial Support
3rd Sep

Support with grief and bereavement

Whenever you need us, for as long as you need us

Support with grief and bereavement

Whenever you need us, for as long as you need us

Support us
18th Sep

News & media for supporters
News & media for supporters

Relationships
2nd Sep

Other childhood cancer support services

A list of childhood cancer support services in Australia

Other childhood cancer support services

A list of childhood cancer support services in Australia

Seeking support; what other parents say

Relationships
28th Sep

Seeking support: what other parents say

Financial tips from parents and families for getting through their child’s cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Seeking support: what other parents say

Financial tips from parents and families for getting through their child’s cancer diagnosis and treatment.

How we help
17th Sep

I have a child with cancer and I’d like info and support
I have a child with cancer and I’d like info and support

Relationships
30th Sep

‘Chin up’: Breaking down the barriers between men and support

Men are encouraged to show strength and can’t say if you’re struggling, but how should a man behave when his child is diagnosed with cancer?

‘Chin up’: Breaking down the barriers between men and support

Men are encouraged to show strength and can’t say if you’re struggling, but how should a man behave when his child is diagnosed with cancer?

Grandmother reads to a child on an ipad

How we help
17th Sep

I care about a child with cancer & want information & support

If you’re under 18 and have cancer, let Redkite be your lifeline.

I care about a child with cancer & want information & support

If you’re under 18 and have cancer, let Redkite be your lifeline.

How we help
17th Sep

I am a young person with cancer and I’d like information and support

If you’re under 18 and have cancer, let Redkite be your lifeline.

I am a young person with cancer and I’d like information and support

If you’re under 18 and have cancer, let Redkite be your lifeline.

How we help
9th Sep

Our services

Our free services, including practical help and information, counselling, bereavement support and financial assistance are available throughout Australia.

Our services

Our free services, including practical help and information, counselling, bereavement support and financial assistance are available throughout Australia.

Fundraiser
Event
26th Nov
6/12/2020

Kiteboarding WA – Santa Downwinder for Redkite

Event Kiteboarding WA – Santa Downwinder for Redkite Tis the season to be shredding! Kiteboarding WA are painting the ocean…

Kiteboarding WA – Santa Downwinder for Redkite

Event Kiteboarding WA – Santa Downwinder for Redkite Tis the season to be shredding! Kiteboarding WA are painting the ocean…

Research
2nd Sep

Red Bag Evaluation 2019

Research Red Bag Evaluation 2019

Red Bag Evaluation 2019

Research Red Bag Evaluation 2019

Sir Malcolm Sargent, English conductor, conducting the BBC Symphony Orchestra, concert in the Royal Albert Hall, London, 25.7.1959,

26th Aug

Our story

Redkite is there with real emotional, financial and practical support for families who have a child with cancer (0-18). Because holding it together when your child’s life is in question can feel impossible.

Our story

Redkite is there with real emotional, financial and practical support for families who have a child with cancer (0-18). Because holding it together when your child’s life is in question can feel impossible.

Relationships
2nd Oct

Childhood cancer: Managing strong emotions

Childhood cancer: Managing strong emotions

Receiving a test result, reaching a new milestone or making a change in your child’s treatment can all bring about strong emotions, both positive and negative.

Childhood cancer: Managing strong emotions

Childhood cancer: Managing strong emotions

Receiving a test result, reaching a new milestone or making a change in your child’s treatment can all bring about strong emotions, both positive and negative.

Community
25th Nov

Christmas lights shine for children with cancer

Snow in summer, a life-sized Santa Claus on a rocking chair, and a walk-through dome full of twinkling coloured lights are just some of the hundreds of decorations making a Christmas wonderland for Melbourne residents from Sunday, 1 December.

Christmas lights shine for children with cancer

Snow in summer, a life-sized Santa Claus on a rocking chair, and a walk-through dome full of twinkling coloured lights are just some of the hundreds of decorations making a Christmas wonderland for Melbourne residents from Sunday, 1 December.

Community
1st Feb

Sydney Swans star celebrates unsung hero of childhood cancer

Harry Cunningham, from the Sydney Swans, features in eBook For the Love of Bread by national children’s cancer charity Redkite.

Sydney Swans star celebrates unsung hero of childhood cancer

Harry Cunningham, from the Sydney Swans, features in eBook For the Love of Bread by national children’s cancer charity Redkite.

Adult mum and daughter hugging

Relationships
30th Sep

Managing family relationships

Going through cancer treatment can lead to some very positive experiences in relationships, but the stress can also cause immense strain.

Managing family relationships

Going through cancer treatment can lead to some very positive experiences in relationships, but the stress can also cause immense strain.

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.

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

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.

News
5th Jun

Country Road unveils a new Red Bag for families facing cancer

To celebrate 10 years of partnership, Country Road has given Redkite’s Red Bag a major makeover.

Country Road unveils a new Red Bag for families facing cancer

To celebrate 10 years of partnership, Country Road has given Redkite’s Red Bag a major makeover.

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…

Palliative and bereavement books
29th Sep

Helping Teens Cope with Death, The Dougy Center for Grieving Children

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

Helping Teens Cope with Death, The Dougy Center for Grieving Children

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

Advocacy and research
11th Sep

New research reveals the cost of cancer impacting Australian families

A Redkite survey reveals the hidden financial burden childhood cancer puts on families.

New research reveals the cost of cancer impacting Australian families

A Redkite survey reveals the hidden financial burden childhood cancer puts on families.

26th Aug

How we help
How we help
Young cancer patient sitting on woman's lap

25th Aug

Home Page
Home Page

Palliative and bereavement books
29th Sep

Beyond Words: Grieving when your child has died, Andrew Thomson and Tricia Irving Hendry

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

Beyond Words: Grieving when your child has died, Andrew Thomson and Tricia Irving Hendry

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

Organising
5th Oct

Staying in the hospital for the first time: teenagers

When it comes to hospital and treatment centres, teenagers can be sent to either a children’s hospital or an adult facility.

Staying in the hospital for the first time: teenagers

When it comes to hospital and treatment centres, teenagers can be sent to either a children’s hospital or an adult facility.

Donate
18th Sep

Be part of something special and join Club Red

Become a monthly donor

Be part of something special and join Club Red

Corporate
1st Sep

Create a partnership with impact and purpose

Partner with Redkite

Create a partnership with impact and purpose

Organising
2nd Oct

Childhood cancer: Feeling out of control

Managing medications, appointments, hospital visits, finances, work and the needs of other family members means there will be times when you feel overwhelmed.

Childhood cancer: Feeling out of control

Managing medications, appointments, hospital visits, finances, work and the needs of other family members means there will be times when you feel overwhelmed.

Corporate
18th Sep

A simple way for employees and employers to make a difference

Workplace giving

A simple way for employees and employers to make a difference

A group of women standing in front of a Country Road sign holding the Red Bag.

Support us
29th Sep

Partner with Redkite

If you’re under 18 and have cancer, let Redkite be your lifeline.

Partner with Redkite

If you’re under 18 and have cancer, let Redkite be your lifeline.

Close-up of child's hand, bandaged to hold in a cannula

Our story
23rd Sep

Statement of Commitment
Statement of Commitment

News
10th Jan

2018 Redkite & Coles Dare to Dream scholarships help turn young dreams into reality

Redkite & Coles Dare to Dream Scholarships aims to help young people overcome some of the emotional, physical and practical hurdles of living with – and after – cancer.

2018 Redkite & Coles Dare to Dream scholarships help turn young dreams into reality

Redkite & Coles Dare to Dream Scholarships aims to help young people overcome some of the emotional, physical and practical hurdles of living with – and after – cancer.

Community
8th Jun

Crunch 4 Kids: Vinny’s Village supports families and kids with cancer

Vinny was diagnosed with cancer at two-months-old. His family is now raising funds for Redkite during Crunch 4 Kids.

Crunch 4 Kids: Vinny’s Village supports families and kids with cancer

Vinny was diagnosed with cancer at two-months-old. His family is now raising funds for Redkite during Crunch 4 Kids.