For Childhood Cancer Families

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For Healthcare Professionals

Thank you for the care and compassion you provide for those affected by cancer! As you know, when a child is diagnosed with cancer or another life-threatening illness, the entire family needs support and healing. Below are some resources to help you provide family-centered care to the families and siblings under your care. 

SuperSibs Comfort & Care Mailing Programs

Age-appropriate mailings to children 4-18 years old who have experienced a childhood cancer diagnosis of a sibling. Special mailings are available whenever there are changes in the patient’s treatment status.

Request a Free Referral Toolkit

Contains an overview of SuperSibs and family services, along with promotional materials.

School Support

School Support Guide

Resources for families, school professionals, and community members following a childhood cancer diagnosis.

Request a Free Treatment Journal

Available in English and English/Spanish. Request hard copies of our journal in bulk to provide to families, or refer families to request their own. 

Find Out if ALSF’s Travel For Care Program is a Fit

Financial assistance to families traveling to treatment. Review our eligibility criteria and apply through our secure portal. Applications must be submitted by a social worker or other oncology team member.

Downloads

How We Can Better Support Siblings
100 Ways to Encourage a Sibling
SuperSibs Referral Toolkit