Patients & Families


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February 21, 2024

Mphatso’s Story

Soon after Mphatso’s birth, his mother noticed a bump on his forehead every time she gave him a bath. Read the story of Mphatso's journey

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February 12, 2024

Uttam’s Story

Meet Uttam – just one of the 662 children as part of our ‘Closing the Cancer Gap’ appeal, including matched funding from the UK Government. 

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February 1, 2024

Alile’s Story

Discover Alile's journey through cancer as recounted by her mother, from the initial symptoms to diagnosis and treatment.

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January 4, 2024

Mahin’s Story

Meet Mahin, a spirited 5-year-old from Bangladesh diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, with a love for life and learning.

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October 17, 2023

Meet Child Life Specialist, Bernice Ali

‘They see me as an educator, but it goes way beyond that’ – Meet the new Child Life Specialist at Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana - Bernice Ali

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October 16, 2023

MRA’s Compassionate Gesture: Shielding Hope in Malawi’s Pediatric Oncology War

Support for World Child Cancer's mission can come from anyone and in all shapes and forms.

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October 13, 2023

Andre’s story

After standing up for three-year-old Andre’s health in the face of his cancer diagnosis, his mother Jeanne* was left on her own with her four children. Learn more about how Jeanne navigated this difficult time and Andre’s diagnosis as well as how World Child Cancer got involved.

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October 11, 2023

A nurse, a data officer and a flooded car

Two staff members risk it all to reach a child in need in Malawi.

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September 18, 2023

The Xploro App

Equipping patients and parents with knowledge around childhood cancer and what to expect following a diagnosis is a vital part of the process of successfully treating and managing cancer.