About Kidscan

Cancer is the leading cause of death in children in the UK. 25% of children diagnosed with cancer won’t make it to their 30th birthday.
Through groundbreaking research, Kidscan is striving to change that, giving every child with cancer the treatment they need to survive and thrive.

Our aims are:

  • To cure children with cancer
  • To improve the treatment of children with cancer
  • To develop new treatments and support programmes specifically for children suffering from cancer
  • To help every child with cancer to survive and thrive.

Kidscan events

Kidscan relies on people like you to take part in events and help raise money to support our funding. We have all manner of events to get you raising much needed funds to help cure children with cancer.

LAST PLACES! UKFast City of Salford 10K

UKFast City of Salford 10K

Sunday 3rd September 2017

Run for us! Run for Kidscan Children’s Cancer Research and you can help us fight childhood cancer. We want EVERY child with cancer to survive and thrive.   Get your…

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LAST PLACES! Jump for Kidscan

Jump for Kidscan

Various dates

Do something spectacular and jump for charity! Raise vital funds to help fight childhood cancer.   Jump for Kidscan Children’s Cancer Research as we want EVERY child with cancer to…

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LAST PLACES! Salford Triathlon 2017

Salford Triathlon 2017

Sunday 30th July 2017

The iconic Nuffield Health Salford Triathlon taking place on Sunday 30th July 2017. Are you an experienced triathlete or a first timer? Why not take on the Salford Triathlon for…

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LAST PLACES! Big Fun Run 2017

Big Fun Run 2017

Sunday 20th August 2017

Run for us and be a Big Fun Runner! Run for Kidscan Children’s Cancer Research and you can help us fight childhood cancer. We want EVERY child with cancer to…

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LAST PLACES! Gauntlet Games 2017

Gauntlet Games 2017

Saturday 16th September 2017

The Gladiators are coming to Manchester’s iconic Heaton Park! Take on this fun, fabulous challenge for Kidscan Children’s Cancer Research and you can help us fight childhood cancer. We want EVERY…

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LAST PLACES! The Great North Run 2017 – PLACES FILLED!

The Great North Run 2017 – PLACES FILLED!

Sunday 10th September 2017

      The biggest and most famous half marathon in the world, with more than 50,000 people taking part each year. Run for Kidscan Children’s Cancer Research and you can help…

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VOLUNTEER

Become a Fundraising Volunteer

Join our team of fundraisers across the UK to help us raise vital funds to help change the lives of children with cancer.

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