Tracy's Kids

Project Added: August 19, 2021
Project Point of Contact: tracy@tracyskids.org
People in sports jackets with children painting on canvas

The Washington Capitals visited Tracy’s Kids at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital in December. Courtesy of Tracy’s Kids.

Arts-and Intersections:

Health & Wellness

Collaborators:

Location:

Washington, District of Columbia

Region:

Mid-Atlantic

Genre/Discipline:

Craft

Population Density:

Suburban, Urban

Large Intended Impact Area:

Multi-State Region

Foundations:

OVERVIEW

Tracy’s Kids uses art therapy to help young cancer patients and their families cope with the emotional stress and trauma of cancer and its treatment. It conducts more than 10,000 hours of sessions each year to ensure that the children and families are emotionally equipped to fight cancer as actively as possible.

ABOUT THE PROJECT

Tracy’s Kids uses art therapy to help young cancer patients and their families cope with the emotional stress and trauma of cancer and its treatment. It conducts more than 10,000 hours of sessions each year to ensure that the children and families are emotionally equipped to fight cancer as actively as possible.

PROJECT EVALUATION

Currently not available.