Children in the throes of illness or medical crises need their parents to be advocates as well as parents. But the strain of illness makes it even more difficult for parents to function.
Chai Lifeline’s day-to-day assistance and visits from Chai Lifeline’s professionals and volunteers provide crucial emotional benefits in addition to concrete aid. Among the services offered are:
Sick children receiving support
Family members receiving support
“You have a way about you that makes a person feel cared for simply by being in the room with them. It was only because of you that we did not drown in the pain and distress that cancer has brought into our lives.”