Supporting moms with cancer

WE HELP LESSEN THE IMPACT OF CANCER ON FAMILIES

Free, specialized, in-home child care resources for mothers with cancer. We give mothers the support they need to care for their children and give children the tools they need to cope with their mothers’ illness.

COVID-19 Update: Read about the actions we are taking to support our families during this time.

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You don’t have to do this alone. It’s okay to ask for help – that’s why we’re here.

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Make an Impact

Become a dedicated volunteer and support kids through their mothers’ illness.

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We rely on generous donations to provide free, specialized childcare for mothers with cancer.

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NEWS & EVENTS

Love and Support from the Waugh Family Foundation

For sister-in-laws Hayley and Stacey Waugh, the work of the Nanny Angel Network resonates deeply, as they both experienced parents having cancer when they were young. They both watched one parent keeping the family together while the other recuperated and thankfully got well. From this shared experience and deep understanding of what a family goes…

Making a Difference One Family at a Time

Volunteers like Delaney are the heartbeat of NAN. We couldn’t help moms with cancer and their kids without their unwavering support. Delaney joined the Nanny Angel Network with the hope of brightening the lives of families through their cancer journey. However, when she began volunteering she no idea of the positive reciprocal impact it would have…

Audrey Guth, 2-Time Cancer Survivor, Dedicates Her Life to Helping Mothers Undergoing Cancer Treatment

Kelsey Moroz, Conquer the Patient Voice Magazine Audrey Guth is a 2-time cancer survivor, of thyroid cancer and breast cancer. In 2009 she launched the Nanny Angel Network to help lessen the impact of cancer on families. “The first thing that goes through your mind after being diagnosed with cancer is, what’s going to happen…

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NAN is the grand prize winner of Astellas Oncology 2019 C3 Prize®!

With the funds from the C3 Prize, Guth intends to expand the reach and impact of Nanny Angel Network, which trains volunteers to care for children whose mothers have cancer.

Audrey Guth: 2017 Women of Worth Honouree

In early 2017, the Nanny Angel Network was thrilled to announce that NAN founder Audrey Guth had been named a recipient of L’Oréal Paris’s inaugural Canadian Women of Worth program.

Audrey Guth selected as 2014 CNN Hero

Each week, a CNN Hero is profiled on the global networks of CNN and CNN.com.

Nanny Angel Spotlight

Meet Leigh

Angels like Leigh are what set the Nanny Angel Network apart. NAN provides so much more than just childcare, our Angels are passionate and highly educated caregivers who go above and beyond to support families, and create a safe space where kids can just be kids.