Just for Children and Teens

Our children and teen programs offer ongoing support for those who have been diagnosed with cancer, have a loved one living with cancer, or grieving the loss of a loved one to cancer. For more information, please call 248.577.0800 and speak with one of our Program Staff Members. Thank you to The Abrams Foundation for continuing to fund our Kid Connect camps and provide these opportunities to our youngest members.

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Children & Teen Programming

Kids Connect: We are currently planning our summer Kids Connect. If you are interested in learning more, please contact Wendi at 248.577.0800 or email whenning@gildasclubdetroit.org. 

Kids Support: A support group for children (ages 5-12) designed for children diagnosed with cancer or with a loved one diagnosed  with cancer. This group focuses on positive coping, self-esteem building, and cancer education. Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 5:00pm. 

Teen Support: A support group for teens (ages 13-17) diagnosed with cancer or with a loved one diagnosed. Join us as we make connections and focus on positive coping strategies, self-esteem building, and creating a community of support. Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 5:00pm. 

Teen Grief: A support group for teens (ages 13-17) who have experienced the death of a family member or friend due to cancer. Group will offer a space to give and receive support from others while processing the loss and focusing on healthy coping. Meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at 5:00pm. 

Afternoon Toddler Time: For ages 1-4, a social space for toddlers to interact while playing games, doing crafts, and enjoying story time! Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 4:00pm.  

Family Fun Day: Our monthly family social event where we participate together in a variety of activities from arts and crafts and game days to scavenger hunts and holiday themed projects. Meets one Saturday per month.

** Currently all programming is being offered virtually

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info@gildasclubdetroit.org
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3517 Rochester Road Royal Oak, MI 48073
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248.577.0800
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Monday - Thursday: 10-8 p.m. Saturday 12-3 p.m.