U-Link Patient and Family Fund
What is the U-Link Patient and Family Fund?
The U-Link Patient and Family Fund is a financial program available to families across Canada who must travel to access early phase clinical trials (phase 1 and 2) for children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer. You can read more about U-Link in a SickKids article from May 2023.
Who is eligible?
Your child must be:
How to apply for funding
To apply for U-Link Patient and Family Fund, please fill out the form below. If you need any help, please contact us and we would be happy to assist you.
What happens next?
All applications will be reviewed as soon as possible by a committee established by Kindred Foundation and the Phoebe Rose Rocks Foundation. Any information you share with us is strictly confidential and will only be shared with the committee.
How long will this fund be available?
This will be an ongoing fund provided by Kindred Foundation and the Phoebe Rose Rocks Foundation.
For more information about early phase clinical trials for children with cancer, please visit the U-Link.care website. You can also review the presentation slides from a webinar on U-Link and the U-Link Patient and Family Fund (conducted in February 2022). If you have any questions, please contact us. If you would prefer to fill out the application form on paper, a PDF version is available.