Young Families + Breast Cancer
One of the many unique challenges that young women with breast cancer face is raising young children. Right away when a Mom is diagnosed, throughout treatment, following treatment and if facing metastatic illness, they are faced with the task of communicating with their children about the impending changes.
Children are amazingly resilient and with the right information, attention and support, children can learn to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family and the significant impact it may have on their daily lives.
This creative series of videos and resources explores various tools and techniques to provide children with a greater understanding of breast cancer and identify some of the feelings that may be impacting their lives at different ages and stages of development.