Special news: Help for children with cancer from Ukraine
Several million people are currently fleeing the war in Ukraine, including many children and adolescents with cancer whose therapy in the crisis area has had to be interrupted. Without treatment, their chances of survival will decrease rapidly. Childhood Cancer Switzerland is part of a solidarity chain that is bringing affected families to Switzerland so that they can continue to be cared for here. Find out more here.
Fields of action
In the fight against childhood cancer, we are active throughout Switzerland in the following areas with our own projects, awareness campaigns, political commitment on behalf of those affected, a national contact point for long-term survivors and financial support for our member organisations.
Award for Childhood Cancer Switzerland
Self-help project of the umbrella organisation receives CSS Foundation Award.
Call for projects 2022: award for childhood cancer research
Childhood Cancer Switzerland awards a research prize of 25,000 Swiss francs.
Help for children with cancer from Ukraine
Affected children and their families continue to receive care in Switzerland.
Digital information platform for those affected
Childhood Cancer Switzerland launches new project.
“It pulled the rug out from under our feet”
Susanne Mattle Rohrer with her daughter Malin
“My work begins with the very first contact”
Eva Maria Tinner, MD
“There’s one thing I wish every former childhood cancer patient: good health”
Christina Schindera, MD