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Candlelighters, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is a parent-run organized support network. We educate, support, serve and advocate for families of children with cancer and other blood disorders, bereaved families, survivors of childhood cancer, and the professionals that care for us.

Support Groups

Pediatric Oncology Support Group meets at the Ronald McDonald House, 2155 E Allen Rd, 3rd Wednesday of each month. 5:30pm-7:00pm; Nov 15, 2017

Sickle Cell Parent Support Group meet in the cafeteria meeting rooms on Tuesday Nov 28Dinner Bring Your National Dish!
RSVP: Laura Davis, LMSW 520-694-7711

Teen/Young Adult Group: RMH 2155 E Allen Rd, Tucson 85719:
Monday Nov 6, Tues Nov 21, Mon Dec 4, Tues Dec 19, 2017
Contact Sarah Sarah.Kurker@asu.edu 520-661-7882
Activity and discussion based group. 6:00pm to 8:00pm


December Holiday Party
December Holiday Party --

Candlelighters Holiday Party: Saturday Dec 9th, 2017
11:30am until 3:00pm.

For more information, please call our offices at 520-777-4911 or email info@candlelightersaz.org.

A cancer diagnosis throws the entire family into crisis, and holiday times can be especially difficult.
Are you able to help families with a child with cancer? We are seeking help with grocery and gas gift cards.

James Christianman
Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation
The Fred & Christine Armstrong Foundation
Joanne Beaufait and Voyager RV Friends