our stories

If you have a personal experience in dealing with brain tumours and brain cancers and feel that sharing it would help you or others, please tell us.
 

Send your story to info@jamescroftshopefoundation.org.au

All of these stories have been shared with permission.

Lesane's Story.

In November 2013 when Lesane was just 5, he was diagnosed with Medulloblastoma. He underwent 2 major brain operations in just 2 weeks to...

Josh's Story

At the age of 17, Josh was diagnosed with a medulloblastoma brain tumour. Our teenage son, Josh, who had been a fit, healthy and sporty...

Eric's Story

At six years old Eric was diagnosed with pilocytic astrocytoma (posterior fossa). Last year in October 2010 his co-ordination seemed to...

Cassandra's Fathers Story (Continued)

After 22 brave months, my dad finally lost his long hard fight with his GBM at the end of Jan this year, 2010. I prayed and wished so...

Cassandra's Fathers Story.

My 57 yr old Dad was diagnosed 17months ago with glioblastoma multiforme - the worst type of brain cancer you can get. He was given 2...

Luara's Fathers Story (continued)

Luara's father was diagnosed in April 2003 with a Glioblastoma brain tumour, stage 4. Since my last email to you so much has happened. On...

Luara's Fathers Story.

I would like to tell you about my father. My father was diagnosed in April 2003 with a Glioblastoma brain tumour, stage 4 – the worst...

Bobby's Story

Bobby jsut a couple months old when he was diagnosed with A Typical Rhabdoid Tumour (AT/RT). My family and I moved from New Zealand on...

Bevan Taylor's Story

I am a 36 yr old Australian male who was diagnosed with a an Oligodendroglioma in the left frontal lobe on 01.01.2000. "Happy New Year."...