Volunteer Hosted Community Walks

HOST YOUR OWN WALK

You can become an ambassador for a cure and start a Light The Night Walk in your community to help over 138,000 Canadians affected by a blood cancer.

In keeping with The LLSC’s mission, proceeds from Light The Night are used to help find a cure for blood cancers, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.

Speak to a friendly staff representative to learn how you can bring Light The Night to your community.

Speak to us TODAY!

For more information: 1-833-222-4884

FUNDS RAISED BY PARTICIPANTS OF LIGHT THE NIGHT PROVIDE:

Life saving blood cancer research

Free educational materials and events for patients and their families

Local programs such as Family Support Groups and First Connection; a peer-to-peer counseling program

Comprehensive, personalized assistance through our Information Resource Centre

Supporting Kids with Cancer

Approximately 400 children a year are diagnosed with blood cancer in Canada, with leukemia being the most common form of cancer in children under 14 years.

Getting back to school and daily life can be challenging for children who have had cancer, they may experience short and long-term emotional, physical, and learning difficulties that can disrupt their normal routine.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada teams up with parents and schools to support children affected by cancer, we offer many resources to help with the transition back to school;

Blood Cancer PowerPoint deck for teachers

Animated educational white board video for kids and teens

Fast Facts on Blood Cancer for School Nurses

Educational Colouring Activity book and poster

Educational Support Webinars

Assemble material

Light The Night School Walks – Erasing Childhood Cancers

When a student has cancer in your community, it’s difficult to know how to support them and their family. Hosting a Light The Night School Walk can bring together the community to show support for the family affected and the life-saving work of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada. We will help you every step of the way!

Parents and Teachers: Get Started!

For more information: 1-833-222-4884

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