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BASE Camp Children's Cancer Foundation

We provide a year-round base of support for children and families who are facing the challenge of living with cancer and other life-threatening hematological illnesses. We serve not only the children who are patients, but their brothers and sisters too.

Programs include:

  • 2nd Wishes
  • Milestone parties
  • Monthly overnight camps
  • Parent-support groups
  • Weekly events to help children pass through the toughest days of treatment
  • Weekly hospital-lunch delivery

We also provide food baskets to families in need of financial assistance.

Edgewood Children's Ranch

Edgewood Children's Ranch offers help to children with behavioral issues. Children have the chance to change their behavior while living at the Ranch.
Ranch life includes living in a cottage with several other students and two adults. Cottages work, play and eat together. Students are expected to attend classes during the week and church on the weekends.

Florida Department of Education - McKay Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

The McKay Scholarships for Students with Disabilities gives students with special needs the chance to attend a private school. The program is for students in grades K-12. Please see the website for more information.

Please go to this website: http://www.fldoe.org/schools/school-choice/k-12-scholarship-programs/mckay/

Florida KidCare

The state of Florida offers health insurance for children from birth through age 18, even if one or both parents are working. It includes four different parts.

Some of the services Florida KidCare covers are:

  • Check-ups and shots
  • Dental
  • Doctor visits
  • Emergencies
  • Hospital
  • Mental health
  • Prescriptions
  • Surgery
  • Vision and hearing

GoodGuides

GoodGuides connects students with caring, qualified mentors. They are there to encourage healthy behaviors and support academic success. Meetings are on a weekly basis. The students focus on building the confidence it takes to be successful in school and in life.

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