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:
Before I got sick, I took my body for granted. I could run, jump and walk and do whatever I wanted. I did not realize that this “being able to move” was a big part of my self-esteem.read more
The longer I have had to deal with chronic illnesses, the more I’ve learned about dealing with illness that my education or years work as a nurse NEVER taught meread more
If you can’t travel in person, you can still travel in your mind. Here are three ways to make the most of summer travel, even if you can’t book a flight and head for faraway lands.read more
Young Adult cancer survivors Rebecca, Paola and Annmarie share their perspectives about scars, mental health, uncertainty and new perspectives after cancer.read more