Kids With Cancer Society of Northern Alberta

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Description
Addresses the psycho-social needs of the whole family within the clinical setting.

Service provides:

  • phone and online support to meet the psycho-social needs of the whole family within the clinical setting

Includes:

  • patient education
  • a Child Life Specialist to help children manage stress and develop coping strategies
  • BrainWorks - support for children and families as they navigate cancer treatment or cope with cognitive late effects and learning difficulties

Face-to-face programming has been cancelled at this time due to COVID-19.

Key Provider: child life specialists, social workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 17 years and younger
  • who are current or previous oncology patients of the Stollery Children's Hospital
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  •  a referral from an assigned social worker at the Stollery Children's Hospital is required
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-496-2459
Fax
780-496-2451
Web Site
http://www.kidswithcancer.ca
Email
info@kidswithcancer.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Last Updated On
March 18, 2016
Address
11135 84 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB, T6G 0V9
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM