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Resources

Internet Links


Facts About Pediatric Brain Tumors

A listing of important facts about brain tumors in children, from the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.


BioMedSearch

The most comprehensive biomedical search engine available. All completely free.

Brave Kids
This website for children with chronic or life-threatening illness offers a comprehensive database of service providers that can be searched by zip code and/or need category.


Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation
Comprehensive, parent-friendly information from a national organization that funds research and runs a variety of family and patient programs.


The Children's Cause
A consumer-based, independent advocacy voice of families and survivors on national policies that affect research, health care, and services for pediatric cancer survivors.


The Children's Oncology Group

ClinicalTrials.gov
A service of the National Institute of Health. Providing patients with information about current clinical research studies.


The Cristian Rivera Foundation

A New York-based organization raising research funding and awareness to battle pontine gliomas.


I Could Be Your Child

An organization that focuses on children diagnosed with diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas (dipg).


Lash & Associates (Publishing Company)
This company offers printed resources about traumatic brain injury in children and adolescents. Their collection includes easily understood brochures on behavior changes and learning difficulties after brain injury and specially written books suggesting specific teaching techniques.


Malena’s Foundation

Malena's Foundation seeks to empower families with children facing physical and/or visual impairment as a result of brain tumors and/or brain injury, and guide them in assessing, locating and securing educational, rehabilitative and enrichment services.

National Brain Tumor Society
General brain tumor information, support group listings, chat rooms and descriptions of their printed resource materials.


National Walk to End Brain Cancer
A national listing of walks dedicated to fighting brain tumors.


Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States

The world's largest non-governmental source of funding for childhood brain tumor research, dedicated to eradicating this disease.


Ride for Kids

Dozens of Ride for Kids motorcycle rides take place every year around the country, organized by the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States to fund their very substantial research and family support activities.  Families of children who have been diagnosed with brain tumors are treated as special guests.


Soccer for Hope

Brings hope to children with life threatening illnesses through financial support, while fostering educational benefits and awareness in the local soccer community.


The Sean McCauley Hope Foundation
Dedicated to helping families in their fight against pediatric cancers through comfort and education programs.


T.H.E. Brain Trust
"Braintmr" and other online support groups.


Virtualtrials.com
Descriptions of and discussions about clinical trials and noteworthy treatments for brain tumors. Features include a brain tumor guide, survivor stories, a video library, links and support group information.

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