Medicine alone cannot heal a child’s heart
We believe that sick kids need to express their feelings, and to heal emotionally as well as physically. That is why we created the Digging Deep Project—to empower children and teens facing serious health challenges to overcome the emotional burden of their illness or disability by helping them access their own inner strength to live with their health challenges.
Latest From The Digging Deep Blog:
When you’re in the hospital or stressed about your health condition, it can help just to turn your brain onto something else. Here are 3 games that do the trick!read more
Young people with disabilities and health problems are 15% more likely to be the victims of bullying than their healthy peers. Here’s what you can do to help.read more
If, as the song says, ‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year,’ why am I feeling so much stress? Multiply this all by about a million if you’re dealing with illness, disability or mental health challenges.read more
When you think about diabetes instead of thinking about donuts and sugar, try to think about the 5 year old who just gave his first insulin shot, the hormonal middle schooler who has tried so hard just to fit it and is now learning to live with a life changing illness.read more
A year ago, we made an exciting and terrifying commitment: We would create a game to help build resilience in young people facing serious health challenges. Today we are SO PROUD to announce that our ideas have become real!read more