Designed specifically for newly diagnosed children who need an emergency bag at the spur of the moment. This duffel bag care package includes a thermometer, pillbox, hot/cold pack, toiletries, water bottle, and comfort items. When a family needs us right away, we are there to save the day!
Provides toys and games to hospital-bound children who are hospitalized for extended periods of time. We know that this journey is difficult enough, so we do our best to keep the child and family calm and happy. We love seeing the smiles on their faces as they play and forget about their troubles for a while.
Provides funds to families who are unable to meet basic living expenses such as rent, utilities and auto repair. Candlelighters ensures that this time in a child’s life is as easy and smooth as possible.
Provided for families to use at the hospital cafeteria while their child is hospitalized or on extended clinic visits.
Provides canned foods, fresh vegetables, fresh fruit and staple items. In addition, funds are available for families to purchase perishable items.
Provided for families that require monetary assistance with wigs, personal care equipment, and prescription drugs.
Shuttle available to assist the child and family with local transportation to and from medical appointments. We provide transportation to ensure that the child and family never miss an appointment due to lack of transportation.
Provided for families needing assistance with out-of-town transportation for medical treatment, if the treatment is not available locally. We provide accommodations and transportation to another city that is able to provide necessary treatment for the child; we ensure that families are never separated during this time. When they need us, we’re there.