Help Jacob fight.
We are raising money for Jacob so his Mum can stay with Jacob and focus on him and his fight.Nationwide
Jacob is 14yrs old and has Aspergers syndrome and has now been diagnosed with Lymphoma Cancer.
This means Jacob and his Mum are away from home and his Mum can't work at this time. Janet is managing costs of having two households to run. Bills rent power food and school expenses and care for another two children and food medicine taxis and travel costs and things to keep Jacib content whildt undergoing treatments with the hospital. Help make this journey a lot easier so his Mum can focus on Jacob and his fight for life. Please donate what you can. Every little thing helps.
Renée Pringle's involvement (page creator)
I am Jacobs Aunt. Help Jacobs family financially so they can just focus on Jacob and his battle.
Use of funds
The use of funds will go towards paying bills and food and whatever Jacob needs...If there is any excess this will be donated to the Cancer foundation.
Jacob loves Lego so we will be getting some to help him keep occupied through treatments.
First off I would like to apologize for the lack of updates, so Jacob had his bone marrow transplant, it went reasonably well not with out a few infections, nausea, mental battles fluid retention,weight loss, NG tube (feeding tube) issues, a little internal bleeding, and graft verse host disease of the skin, believe it or not this is pretty smooth considering some of the other things that could of happen.
once Jacob was well enough and his body was tolerating all the medication we were sent to ronald mcdonald house for a few months, with check ups a couple of times a week at starship.
When Jacobs graft verse host eased a bit we where sent home, and every second week back at Auckland.
At this present day, Jacob has a full head of hair, has gained a lot of weight, is happy and loving home and being with his dogs and family he is on no medication apart from steroid creams, and last week we got the news that there is NO detectable cancer cells, SO OUR NEW JOURNEY BEGINS.
Jacob is excited to start transitioning back to college, we still have check up appointments each month, and a long road of recovery as Jacob had to have so many chemo treatments and radiation that there is delayed side effects due to this, but he has totally got this, He has punched this cancer in the face like a boss. just want to take his time to say thank you to all of the support, love, prayers that everyone has given to our family.
lots of love from myself my kids and the amazing superhero Jacob
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This page was created on 16 Jan 2018 and closed on 16 Jan 2019.