Free Parent Resources

BASE Camp

(Central Florida, Milestone Parties)  * np-tag camp, wishes

Cancer Services of New Mexico

(New Mexico, Explora/Zoo Day for Pediatric Cancer Patients/Survivors, Family Cancer Resource Bags for Children of Cancer Patients)

Children’s Chance

(South Carolina, Free School Supplies and  “An Evening with the Gamecocks” program)

Cuddle My Kids

(Childcare assistance for 6 weeks, 1.5 hours per visit, twice a week, Philadelphia, PA and surrounding area)

Family Lives On

(Bereavement Education Materials, “Tradition Fulfillment”, annual fulfillment of  family tradition for children between ages of 3 and 18)

Icing Smiles

(free celebration cake for critically ill child or their sibling, critically ill child must be within 2 years of last  treatment or hospital stay, critically ill child or sibling must be younger than 18 at the time of request of cake)

Kids Konnected

SHIPPING AND HANDLING FEE OF $10.00              (care package for children of cancer patient, patient must pay  $10 S & H fee )

Kids Rock Cancer

(St. Louis, Missouri, Free music therapy for children ages 5 through 18 who have a cancer diagnosis or have a family member with a cancer diagnosis. Children explore their thoughts and feelings through song, performance and recording with instruments. Children receive a souvenir CD with their recording)

Kisses for Kyle

(Delaware Valley, Gift Cards, Gift Certificates, Birthday Parties, Celebration Parties)

 

PARENT RESOURCES WHERE NO DIAGNOSIS IS REQUIRED

There are so many great and free resources available to all parents, cancer patient or not! Feel free to share them with family and friends.

Here are a few of my favorites:

Cool Culture

(free general admission to most New York City attractions for eligible pre-schoolers and their families)

Kids Bowl Free

(2 free bowling games per day per child from the end of June through the end of August, shoe rental is not included)

Cheap But Not Free Option of “Family Pass” for up to 4 adults for 2 games per day per person is $24.95,

Dolly Parton’ s Imagination Library

(free monthly book for children from birth through age 5)

Museums on Us

(free general admission to listed attractions for Bank of America cardholders on first week-end of the month)

PJ Library

(free monthly books, music, and Shalom Sesame dvds for Jewish children ages six months through early elementary school)

Regal Summer Movie Express

CHEAP BUT NOT FREE

($1 kids movies on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 AM for 9 weeks during the summer at participating Regal movie theaters)

Sifriyat Pijama B’America

(free monthly Hebrew language books and music for Jewish children ages 3 to 8)

Regal Summer Movie Express

Target Free Day

(free general admission to listed attractions)