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Camp Quality

Camp Quality brings positivity, fun and laughter back into the lives of kids facing cancer. Camp Quality’s programs and services support kids (0-15) dealing with their own cancer diagnosis, or the diagnosis of a sibling, parent, or carer.

Vision and mission

Camp Quality’s services and programs help families build optimism and resilience through community, education and fun. Camp Quality are proud to have improved the quality of life for kids impacted by cancer, and their families, for almost 40 years.

Camp Quality’s vision is to become the most valuable support network for kids and families impacted by cancer.

How Camp Quality can help

Camp Quality’s programs include Camp Quality-run events and hospital support. Camp Quality’s services are digital resources and counselling, accessible whenever and wherever they are needed.

Information lines / help lines

  • Call 1300 662 267 Mon to Fri, 9am to 5pm AEST

Programs, apps and tools

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This information was originally published on healthdirect - Camp Quality.

Last reviewed: July 2022

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Kids' Guide To Cancer app | Camp Quality

Camp Quality's free Kids’ Guide to Cancer app is an award-winning educational app and a valuable tool for parents to help answer the most common questions children have about cancer in a safe, interactive and educational way.

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Family Camps | Camp Quality

Family Camps enable the whole family to enjoy quality time together and reconnect. They are a chance to build a supportive community with other families facing cancer.

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Family Fun Days | Camp Quality

Camp Quality's Family Fun Days are free, one-day events that create happy memories not centred on illness for families facing cancer.

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Puppet Programs | Camp Quality

Camp Quality's puppets have brought laughter and distraction to kids on cancer wards for decades. Travelling to primary schools and preschools across Australia they create a positive community for kids facing cancer.

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Helping kids diagnosed with cancer | Camp Quality

Camp Quality helps kids create positive memories that can change their cancer story. Register your family to access all of Camp Quality's fun and supportive programs and services.

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Help for Kids in Hospital | Camp Quality

Camp Quality's fun-loving puppets are just one of the ways we support kids on cancer wards. Find out more about our innovative hospital programs such as child life therapists.

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Child Life Therapy | Camp Quality

Camp Quality sponsored Child Life Therapists provide medical play techniques that build understanding, resilience and empowerment to support kids undergoing cancer treatment.

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Beads Of Courage for children facing cancer | Camp Quality

Camp Quality's Beads of Courage program at Randwick Children’s Hospital and John Hunter Hospital, provides kids with unique beads to track their courageous cancer story.

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Retreats for Families Facing Cancer | Camp Quality

Camp Quality retreats provide families facing cancer the opportunity to go away on holiday, relax and make positive memories.

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Parents and carers diagnosed with cancer | Camp Quality

When a child has a parent or carer diagnosed with cancer, they can sadly miss out on the fun and adventure of being a kid. Camp quality gives back some of this precious, carefree time.

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