"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear." ~ Ambrose Redmoon 

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What we do

CanTeen Ireland is a nationwide support group for young people between the ages of 12 and 25 years who have or have had cancer. Our Mission is to Support, Develop and Empower young people who have, or who have had cancer. In other words CanTeen is about young people who have or have had cancer helping each other out, encouraging each other and working together to overcome their problems and difficulties. So what does CanTeen actually do? We have 7 or 8 weekends away to various activity centres (such as Carlingford Adventure Centre and Barretstown Camp). We also go to Alton Towers every...

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Ways you can help

There are many ways you can help CanTeen Ireland and get involved. You can organise a fundraiser (see inside for some ideas), donate a prize for our Winter ball, or donate your time. We are always on the lookout for volunteers.. Read more

Upcoming events: The second installment of "Pocket Aces" at the Aviva in aid of CanTeen Ireland - a night NOT to be missed | VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2016 - On your marks, get set.. go.. | Trip to the Aran Islands: Yes we’re off again to the Aran Islands on Friday 1st until Sunday the 3rd of April 2016... Read more


members | Supporters

"Fun - Supporting - Encouraging - Inspiring"



fun things we do
"It was an amazing weekend spent with lovely people. We made some great friends and can’t wait to go back again.."


Conor Walsh Casino royale | Supporter
"A phenomenal €35,423 for CanTeen Ireland! Luck is on our side! Thank you to all our supporters who made this night such a great success.."


Redrock & Moone Boy
India Mullen & David Rawle at the PREMIERE of the incredible short film 'Mythbusting with CanTeen'.."

meet our members

Members experience
"CanTeen made me feel good about myself again and introduced me to some of the craziest, funniest and.."

winter ball

The highlight of the year! But just one of our many fun activities :) You up for Zip lining in Carlingford? Ready for...

get involved

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"Cancer can come to visit any of us. There isn't a family in Ireland who have not been affected by it at some stage..."

Contact us

Support's and services offered: 1to1 support | Health professionals involvement | Home and hospital visiting | Social events | Symbols wheelchair accessible | Information | Access to Counselling



Address: No 4, Carmichael Centre, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7. Email: Use Contact form or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | Ph: 01 8722012

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