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Thoughts on Cancer & Covid Life

April 27, 2020

  My fellow cancer survivors have noted that this forced quarantine feels familiar from our chemo treatments: masks, gloves, super careful about germs, living in sweats. It has occurred to me... View Article

A Message of Encouragement

March 25, 2020

To our Family House Family, We want to reach out to first and foremost connect with you to let you know that we are thinking of you and holding all... View Article

Friends of Family House

March 20, 2020

*Family House continues to be operational to support the hundreds of people that stay every night. We are here doing our day-to-day job of supporting families in crisis and more... View Article

Volunteer Spotlight: Mary Kane

February 17, 2020

Mary Kane is one of our weekly volunteers – and she truly shines like the star she is. Mary is devoted to making every visit count and creates such a... View Article

Wash Your Hands!

February 3, 2020

In the winter, there are many contagious viruses circulating, and they are especially dangerous for children with compromised immune systems. The best way to keep yourself and others healthy is... View Article

Clean = Safe

January 31, 2020

This bucket of cleaning supplies is so much more than meets the eye – every volunteer who helps clean common areas at Family House is helping to keep immune-compromised kids... View Article

MLK Day of Service 1/20/2020

January 13, 2020

Did you know that the 3rd Monday in January, the observed birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is the only U.S. holiday that is also designated as a national... View Article

Family Breakfast

January 2, 2020

Every morning, Family House staff and volunteers prepare a healthy breakfast for families to enjoy together or take on their way home or to the hospital. Thank you to the... View Article

Holiday Party!

December 18, 2019

Ho Ho Happy Holidays! Thank you to everyone who contributed to the Family House holiday party – so much merriment! Volunteer chefs took over 2 kitchens – one with traditional... View Article