Take action on the most pressing childhood cancer policy issues.
Free Childhood Cancer Advocacy Toolkit
Progress in the fight against childhood cancer is made possible when families and friends impacted by a childhood cancer diagnosis share their stories with policymakers who have the power to create real change. This Children's Cause guidebook will give you the tools you need to become an informed, effective advocate for kids with cancer and childhood cancer survivors.
WATERSHED MOMENT: Congress passes the STAR Act!
On May 22nd, the House of Representatives passed the Childhood Cancer STAR Act! We thank our champions on Capitol Hill and each and every one of you who've reached out to your Members of Congress. Every email, tweet, phone call and meeting from the tireless advocates in our community played a part in this monumental victory for our kids.
Patient Focused Drug Development Workshop
The Children's Cause, in partnership with other childhood cancer organizations, will host an FDA-approved Patient Focused Drug Development (PFDD) meeting on September 13, 2018 in Washington, DC. Learn More →
Register for our June 27th Webinar
This webinar is designed for childhood cancer advocates who want to learn more about effective advocacy practices. We'll hear from several advocates around the country who've been achieving progress around childhood cancer policy issues.
Progress Report: The Latest Childhood Cancer News
- Jazz in June Event
- STAR Act Becomes Law
- Visit the Hope Portal
- Rescission Package Seeks $7 Billion in CHIP Cuts
recent legislative successes
Giving children with cancer & their families a voice.
We are a strong, clear voice in national debates on research, cancer treatments, healthcare reform and survivorship.
We fight for our children in the highest corridors of power – because someone must.