A Journey of Two Decades

Andrea Diprose is the true wonder woman – mother, scientist, childhood cancer advocate, director of the Children's Cancer Foundation and member of our Grants Committee. We thank Andrea for all she has done, and continues to do, to improve outcomes for children with cancer, in legacy to her son, Stephen.


Part One - Waiting

In November 1996, I received the news no parent wants to hear: “Your son has leukaemia”. Read more


Part Two - Advocating

Once Stephen’s treatment ended, I had more time and energy. Read more


Part Three - Legacy

Sadly, in August 2002, after almost 6 years, Stephen lost his battle with this disease. Read more


Stephen with mum, Andrea