Wigs 4 Kids does not receive funding from any of the following resources. Their programs are available to the public and we endorse them for the work they do for the children of our community.
Angels of Hope
The foundation provides assistance to children of families whose lives have been affected by cancer. Financial assistance may be provided for costs not covered by health insurance.
(248) 705-2780; www.camp-casey.org
Camp Casey, a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization founded in 2003, offers three unique programs to children with cancer and their families. Molly Melamed at (248) 705-2780 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
Camp Mak-A-Dream first welcomed cancer patients to
it's beautiful facility in western Montana back in
July of 1995. The camp was created to carry out the
mission of the Children's Oncology Camp Foundation
which is to provide Camp Mak-A-Dream as a medically-supervised,
cost free experience for children and young adults
Cassie Hines Shoes Cancer Foundation
The Cassie Hines Shoes Cancer Foundation provides young adults between ages 16-30 through peer support programs and services that help them manage their mental healing as well as their physical battle. A sample day camp is included for the young adults to enjoy adventure, team building and serves as an experience of what a full-week camp would provide for those facing cancer.
Children's Leukemia Foundation of Michigan
Statewide organization which provides information, financial assistance, and emotional support to families of adults and children affected by leukemia, lymphoma, and other related blood disorders.
Hospice of Michigan
Hospice of Michigan's Pediatric Early Care provides a range of services to families of children from prenatal stages until age 21, beginning at the time of diagnosis. This program enables the family to continue pursuing curative treatment options while also providing someone to talk to about maintaining their child's quality of life, advance directives and grief support.
Kids Kicking Cancer provides weekly classes for children,
both inpatient and outpatient, in the mind-body techniques
found in the martial arts.
Good...Feel Better Teen Program
Home Page: www.lookgoodfeelbetter.org
Teens 2bMe Program www.2bMe.org
Free public service program offering webinars to help
teens overcome the appearance related side effects of cancer
and cancer treatment.
Alopecia Areata Foundation
Here, kids, teens, and parents can find
an interactive and entertaining place to be themselves
while offering support to their peers.
Society for Burn Survivors. Inc.
or 616-458-2773; http://www.phoenix-society.org
The Society provides information on burn recovery
and prevention as well as links to other resources
such as local support groups, burn camps, and special
events and programs.
Trichotillomania Learning Center
(831) 457-1004; www.trich.org
The Trichotillomania Learning Center’s mission is to end the suffering caused by hair pulling disorders, skin picking disorders, and other related
body-focused repetitive behaviors.
United Way of Southeastern Michigan
United Way of Southeastern Michigan offers information & resources on: utility and rent payment assistance, job search/placement, food, health & child care, housing, prescription expense assistance and much more for families experiencing financial challenges. Dial 2-1-1 for support.