Parents usually feel
devastated when they are told that their child has cancer. Many
mixed emotions, including fear; guilt, anger and frustration
can be overwhelming. This is why Cancer Plus was set up. Cancer
Plus is a support group for the parents of a child who has been
diagnosed with cancer. All members of Cancer Plus have had children
diagnosed with cancer. Who better to provide support, guidance
and reassurance to other parents about what to expect!
Help parents come to terms with their childrens diagnosis of cancer.
Discuss the feelings and anxieties that may be experienced by parents who are told that their child will have surgery or receive chemotherapy / radiotherapy for their cancer