Help us cure childhood cancer

“I don’t want any child to go through what Jayden’s been through. No child deserves that.”
Jayden's Story
Children’s Cancer Institute is the only independent medical research institute in Australia wholly dedicated to childhood cancer.
Our Research
One-year-old Laelani was born with neuroblastoma. Watch Laelani and her mum with Scott Cam and the Build for a Cure team in 2014!
Building for a Cure for kids like Laelani
The ACRF Drug Discovery Centre is a unique facility dedicated to the development of new anti-cancer therapeutics.
ACRF Drug Discovery Centre
A resounding success with over $250,000 raised towards ending childhood cancer! Thank you to all who participated and we look forward to 2016!
Endure for a Cure 2015

Even though nearly three children are dying every week from cancer, I am absolutely confident we can and will beat childhood cancer within the foreseeable future.

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Children's Cancer Institute

Who we are

Children’s Cancer Institute is the only independent medical research institute in Australia wholly dedicated to putting an end to childhood cancer.

Find out about our research

Our state-of-the-art labs are part of the world-renowned Lowy Cancer Research Centre at UNSW Australia.

We also house the Australian Cancer Research Foundation (ACRF) Drug Discovery Centre.

Have a look around our labs.

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Tabitha was 36 weeks pregnant with her second child – a girl – when she went for her final scan to check the...

No parent should ever have to hear their child has cancer – especially before they’re born.

Tabitha, Laelani's mum Tabitha, Laelani's mum
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Children’s Cancer Institute Diamond Ball 2015

Our most elegant event of the year is set to be a memorable evening with unique auction items, wonderful entertainment and delicious food and wine! Join us for a...
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Deputy Director appointed AM

Children’s Cancer Institute is thrilled to announce that our Deputy Director, Professor Murray Norris, has been appointed a Member of the Order of Australia as part of the...

Why we need your support

Research is revolutionising how children with cancer are treated and community support is vital.

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