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06.07.2021

St Jude India ChildCare Centres

St Jude India ChildCare Centres

Some highlights and extract as …

“15 years of Fighting Child Cancer

St. Judes turns 15 this year. …

When we started in 2006, we began by caring for eight children and their familes in Mumbai. Today, we care for 460 children and their families across nine cities in India, …

Our core mission of ensuring that no child is denied a safe, hygienic place to stay while undergoing treatment for cancer has expanded in vision, over the next five years, we aim to double our capacity to support at least 1,000 children and their families every day.

“Support our children in their daily treatment

Families staying at St Judes centres have regular bus facility to and from the treating hospital. This minimizes contact with infections in their surroundings and is a comfortable mode of transport especially after therapy  or a long day at the hospital”

“Bringing hope through books

Another valuable partnership has been with Bookwallah to expand the world of our children through books. The organization works with orphans and children with trauma and offers the a sense of possibility, hope and imagination through storybooks. They help heal, empower and transform these children so they too can believe and rebuild their lives”