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Real Stories

Tara & Melissa

This is Tara’s story. It’s also her family’s story.

In March 2021, Tara passed away from her cancer. Her family have generously given us permission to keep sharing Tara’s story as a celebration of her life. The video is part of Tara’s legacy, her determination to live life to the fullest and to be remembered as the vibrant young woman she was.

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Would you like to share your story? Redkite celebrates the diversity of personal experiences and stories. The stories shared on our website include opinions that may not necessarily represent Redkite’s views.

On treatment

Nate and Rachel’s family story

After Rachel’s son Nate was diagnosed with cancer she felt emotionally distraught for over a year. “I just found social settings way too overwhelming.”

Nate and Rachel’s family story

After Rachel’s son Nate was diagnosed with cancer she felt emotionally distraught for over a year. “I just found social settings way too overwhelming.”

On treatment

Kellee and Tye’ronne: We didn’t know where our next meal was coming from

Tye was diagnosed with an extremely rare brain tumour at 15. Single mum, Kellee shares what the family went through and how Redkite supported them.

Kellee and Tye’ronne: We didn’t know where our next meal was coming from

Tye was diagnosed with an extremely rare brain tumour at 15. Single mum, Kellee shares what the family went through and how Redkite supported them.