CANDLELIGHTERS CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION

n. a non-profit organization which links families and children going through cancer. It provides information on childhood cancer treatment and related services. As a charitable foundation, it also distributes free material on cancer awareness and extends financial aid to cancer survivors and their families. Now called American Childhood Cancer Organization.

CANDLELIGHTERS CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION: "The Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation creates a large support group for young cancer patients and survivors everywhere."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CANDLELIGHTERS CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/candlelighters-childhood-cancer-foundation/ (accessed October 15, 2019).
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