Clinical care services

  • Source and supply chemotherapy drugs.
  • Advocate, source and supply subsidised blood and blood products.li>
  • Source and provide subsidised specialised Diagnostic Services.
  • Source and provide subsidised specialised Laboratory Services.

Common paediatric cancers

  • Wilm’s tumor – 22%
  • Leukemia – 14%
  • Retinoblastoma – 8%
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma – 6%
  • Neurological Tumours
  • Blood Disorders (Anaemias, Haemophilia)

Challenges

  • Children often presenting with late stage diagnosis resulting in just initiation of palliative care.
  • Caregivers citing financial constraints and social responsibilities to other family members preventing them from travelling to Harare.
  • Lack of social support systems in Harare so caregivers reluctant to come.
  • Monthly doctor rotations means that they do not become well-versed with Kidzcan procedures resulting in missed diagnosis, prolonged and expensive treatment

Contact us

Kidzcan - There's a future


6 Natal Road, Belgravia, Harare
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