Make a choice, take a chance, make a change.Our Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) program provides social gatherings for individuals, ages 18-28, with medical conditions that weaken their immune systems. We provide the opportunity for young adults to be the voice and share empathetic relationships in a fun and causal environment. We host typical social experiences such as barbecues and game nights.
He didn’t know what to do with other kids in the room or that it was okay to play with kids.
Siblings probably suffer harder than any of us; they are the silent heros.
An opportunity to be a part of the real world they are isolated from.
I know he would have found so much joy during treatment if there had been a ‘safe’ place for him to interact with kids and his siblings.
I am looking forward to referring my patients and their families to the center for some much needed fun activity.