Teenage and Young Adult Information and ResourcesCanteen Ireland – www.canteen.ie
Nationwide cancer support group for young people with cancer.
Barrettstown Camps – www.barrettstown.org
Summer teenage camps (13-17years age)
Teenage Cancer Trust – www.tct.uk
A charity promoting information and resources, in care of teenagers and young adults with cancer. Host international conferences, carry out research and develop adolescent units.
Teenagers and Young Adults with Cancer TYAC – www.tyac.co.uk
A community of professionals working to improve quality of life of teenagers with cancer.
National Institute of Cancer USA – www.cancer.gov/types/aya
Cancer Net – www.cancer.net
Resource for teenagers and children with cancer
Resource Documents –
Blueprint of Care for Teenagers and Young Adults with Cancer (2014) Teenage Cancer Trust TCT
More Than My Illness- Delivering quality care for young people with cancer (2010). CLIC Sargent
NICE Guidelines – Quality Standard for Children and Young People with Cancer (2014)UK.
Conference dates –
AYA 2 nd Annual Global Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Congress. Atlanta, USA, December 5-7 2017
Children with Cancer Resources websites -
Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Group – www.cclg.uk
St Jude Children’s Cancer Research Hospital USA – www.Cure4kids.
Cancer Bacup UK - www.cancerbacup.uk
Irish Cancer Society – www.ics.ie