Supporting Families Affected by Childhood Cancer

We are a non-profit foundation providing group support to parents and wards of children and adolescents diagnosed with cancer.

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Blood drive event flyer - Sept 16, 2023 at National Chest Hospital - 9am to 3pm

Our Mission

To provide support to parents with sick children diagnosed with cancer by providing access to medical information, emotional support and helping them with needed resources for their child.

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Help We Offer

Ways we Help Families Like Ours

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Parent Support Group

Meet other parents with children also diagnosed with cancer and find encouragement and emotional support


Peer Support

Provides a safe space for listening and comfort during one-one-one sessions


Blood Donations for kids

Blood donated will go towards the children on the UWI Hospital Paediatric ward battling cancer


Accepting In-Kind Donations

All non-monetary donations will go towards parents and their sick children on the UWI Hospital Paediatric Ward


Sharing info: treatment options

Helping parents to research and access treatment options available to help their child


Sharing info: resource access

Helping parents by giving information on how to access local resources to help their child

How You Can Support Us

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Become a Volunteer


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They Are Us Foundation is a non-profit organization that works with volunteers to deliver aid to parents in need of emotional, financial help while they care and support their sick children.

Our Partnerships

They Are Us Foundation has partnered with several organizations to support our efforts in helping families affected by childhood cancer in Jamaica. These partnerships include collaborations with the National Blood Transfusion Service and Epic Displays and Fabrications.

Donate your time

Become A Volunteer

Volunteer your time to help with our Parent Support Group project by being a support peer to any parents who are in need of support during this difficult process of helping their children fight cancer.

Also, you can help with our donations project where we accept in-kind (non-monetary) donations. These donations go towards parents and their sick children to help them during their stay at the University Hospital of the West Indies.

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