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Our Care Team

At Children’s Minnesota, we believe your care is a partnership between you, your family and a wide variety of experts in cancer treatment, including physicians, nursing, psychology, social work and more. You’ll have support from dozens of specialists at Children's as well as experts in young adult and adult medicine from Allina Health’s Abbott Northwestern Hospital.

Care and Clinical Trials

No matter how you look at it, having cancer is scary. Knowing what to expect will help you feel a little more prepared. Below is brief overview of how things work. Your Children’s Minnesota care team will be there to provide more information, guidance and answers to questions along the way.

Reasons to Choose Children’s

At Children’s Minnesota, we know that medical treatments—like surgery, chemotherapy and radiation—are only part of caring for an adolescent or young adult (AYA) with cancer. You’ll also need emotional support, interactions with other people your age and logistical help living your life while undergoing cancer treatments. We’ll help you find the combination of support—and independence—that’s right for you.

Belu Photography

Help Belu | PHOTOGRAPHY shine bright for kids! When you book or schedule a photo session during the month of September, Belu | PHOTOGRAPHY will donate $10 from that session. Clients are also being invited to donate to Children's so that together we can help children and their families by providing a little light along their journey.

Paisley + Sparrow

Paisley and Sparrow will Shine Bright for Kids when the retailer donates 10 percent of all online sales throughout the month of September. When you buy from Paisley + Sparrow, you help change lives.

Yogurt Lab

Treat yourself to the most amazing dessert you can dream up at Yogurt Lab and help support kids with cancer! Visit your favorite Yogurt Lab location on September 5 & 6 and 20% of in-store sales will be donated to the Cancer Kids Fund at Children's Minnesota.

SotaRol

Join SotaRol as they Shine Bright for Kids in September! SotaRol will be donating 20% of in-store sales on September 5-6 to Children's Cancer Kids Fund. Take your family out for an incredible dinner and help provide meal vouchers, music therapy and more for families in the midst of a cancer or blood disorders journey.

Agra Culture

Agra Culture Kitchen will be Shining Bright for Kids when they donate 20% of in-store sales on September 5 & 6 to support the Cancer Kids Fund at Children’s Minnesota! Visit their locations in Uptown and Edina to enjoy amazing, fresh food and make an impact on the lives of kids with cancer.

Drama Llama

Ugh. Cancer. It’s the worst. Did you know that each year, more than 15,000 kids and young adults are diagnosed with cancer? When cancer hits home, it takes the patient and their families on a journey that can be quite costly.

AYA Oncology Go-Kart Racing

October 8, 2017, 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m., Burnsville

Join other AYA oncology patients for indoor go-kart racing at ProKart Indoor Racing! Make sure to wear close-toed shoes for this event,