OUR DIVISIONS

The Foundation provides services to children with cancer as well as their families through its four major divisions;

Industrial Arts, Diversionary Therapy, Psycho-Oncology, and Healthy Lifestyle Education. 

PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY DIVISION

The Psycho-Oncology Division is focused on restoring the emotional, educational and social development of the child and the child's family after a pediatric cancer diagnosis.

INDUSTRIAL ARTS THERAPY

Industrial Arts Therapy: an educational therapy program which features fabrication of objects in wood or metal using a variety of hand, power, or machine tools.

  • Car Builds

  • Woodworking

  • Metal Fabrication

  • Driving Simulation

DIVERSIONARY THERAPY DIVISION

Diversionary Therapy provides families faced with pediatric cancer with specialized activities that promote the involvement of leisure, recreation and play by reducing barriers. 

  • Building + Racing Derby Cars

  • A Day at the Races

  • Fall Family Picnic

  • Christmas 

HEALTHY LIFESTYLE

EDUCATION DIVISION

The Healthy Lifestyle division is to equip children with the knowledge necessary to make healthy lifestyle choices while reducing their risk of cancer tomorrow.

  • Daily Exercise

  • Healthy Diet

  • Sun Safety

  • No Use of Tobacco 

Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer 

1705 S. Holtzclaw Ave. Chattanooga, TN  37404

www.hatcherfoundation.org  

phone: 423.243.3471    fax: 423-498-3581