Pictures of My Journey is a 28-page illustrated activity book created by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for children ages 5-12 undergoing cancer treatment. The book uses engaging activities like coloring, matching games, word scrambles, puzzles, drawing, and journaling prompts to help children process and express their feelings about their cancer journey.
The pages depict diverse children with cancer in the hospital and cover topics like hair loss, infusion ports, healthy eating, yoga, music and reading as coping strategies, hand washing to avoid infections, welcoming a child home after treatment, building a dream team of supporters, and imagining the future after cancer. Guidance is provided for parents and healthcare providers on using the book to facilitate discussions with children about their cancer experiences, questions, and emotions. Additional Leukemia & Lymphoma Society resources are listed for families. Overall, this interactive book helps normalize the experiences of childhood cancer through relatable characters and creative activities.
FREE DOWNLOAD OF PICTURES OF MY JOURNEY – ACTIVITY BOOK FOR KIDS WITH CANCER