May 17, 2018: Kids with Cancer Suffer as Inequity Gap Widens
May 17, 2018: Proposal given to the Minister of Health by Helena in April 2018 with Ac2orn and C17. There are now 31 Cancer Organizations and 30 leading pediatric clinicians and researchers supporting this proposal!
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Stats and Facts on Childhood, Adolescent and Young Adult
Statistics and facts on Childhood, Adolescent and Young Adults, including the sources.
Past media coverage and speeches
Front page article from Globe and Mail, May 17, 2018
Follow-up opinion editorial from Globe and Mail, May 20, 2018
Global National News TV feature, May 21, 2018
CBC Here and Now Radio interview with Helena Kirk, May 17, 2018
Breakfast Television – City TV Toronto Morning Show, June 25, 2018
Beach Metro – Helena hopes to help kids get better access to cancer treatment, June 26, 2018
Toronto.com and Beaches-East York Neighbourhood Voice, July 5, 2019
Intelligencer – Fighting for a Fighting Chance – newspaper article, June 1, 2018
Speech to All Party Women’s Caucus in Canadian Parliament Building, April 2018
Helena’s Hope and Helena being recognized in the Canadian House of Commons (May 2018)
Helena Kirk being recognized in the Canadian House of Commons (April 2018)
Help Us Survive, Kids Say
Helena Kirk’s speech Purple Party 2017
East Toronto girl featured in bold new SickKids VS campaign