Circle of Care for Families With Cancer, Incorporated
Rating: 5 stars 15 15 reviews
PO Box 32 Wilton CT 06897 USA
Our mission is to provide immediate and ongoing peer support to families of children with cancer. Our programs are designed to provide families with everyday essentials to ease the burden of hospitalization, facilitate research and communication with family and friends, brighten a sick child's room, and generally support the family through the difficult days following a cancer diagnosis.
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As a Board Member for TeamConnor Pediatric Cancer Foundation, I have had the privilege of getting to see the work of The Circle of Care intimately, as we have considered their organization for receiving grants from our foundation.
We, as a Board for TCF, have been amazed at the work Circle of Care does. They are on the frontlines during a family's most difficult time, anticipating their needs before they are even aware of what it is they need. Through the Purple Pages, the Bags of Love, and the support they provide through hospital volunteers and phone support, they help families know that they are not alone.
A cancer diagnosis is a terrible thing, but particularly for a child. Circle of Care is there from the very beginning and walks with the family through the duration of their treatment. They truly are an amazing organization.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
WE have Considered Circle of Care for grants from our organization - TeamConnor Pediatric Cancer Foundation. We have granted them funding for every year they have been considered because of the vitally important work that they do.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
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