go blue and green on may 17
Every 3 days a child is born with NF in Australia, but they will need a lifetime of support.
Kids who have been diagnosed with NF often feel isolated, misunderstood and alone. In talking openly about the condition and how it affects someone can be the first step in building understanding and acceptance amongst peers.
With your support (and the support of your school) you can start a conversation that counts.
Ideas to help celebrate at school THIS MAY
REGISTER YOUR school fundraiser
SKIP ALL THAT. CREATE A FUNDRAISING PAGE
poster FOR SCHOOL
Are you a parent of a child with NF and looking for resources to help encourage your school or day care to get involved in NF Awareness month?
Here is a an easily downloadable poster to help get you started.
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NF is a set of three complex genetic conditions that cause tumours to form on nerve cells throughout the body and affects more than 10,000 people in Australia.
The signs, symptoms and management of each condition is different, as is the treatment for every individual.
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