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Making Headway – Patient Story (Molly)

Molly was a bright young elementary school student who excelled academically and was well-liked by her teachers and other students. One day she began feeling very sick and her family rushed her to the doctor. Molly had a brain tumor and required complex neurosurgery. She survived and recovered after several rounds of chemotherapy and radiation.  […]

Program Highlight – Playroom Improvements

A hospital can be a scary place for a child, especially for pediatric cancer patients. Recent studies have proven what Making Headway has known for decades: the hospital’s physical environment affects the patients’ experiences, emotional needs, and health outcomes.  Every child at the Hassenfeld Children’s Center is able to benefit from the enhanced playroom and […]

Making Headway Summer Newsletter

The Making Headway Summer 2017 Newsletter is Here. Featured articles include new research grants, the new MakingHeadway.org website, “Something Magic”, Head to the Hill, “Why I’m Doing My Part”, new partnerships, and so much more. Do view the newsletter, visit https://goo.gl/1fV8ei or click here.