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Here is where you can see how ARCAN and our families are reaching out and raising awareness in the media.

We have been featured in many publications already but always interested to talk to more – please feel free to contact us if you would like to speak to any ARCAN members:


Bendigo Advertiser – Doing it for little girl Evie

Bendigo Advertiser – Children ‘at risk’ after medical cannabis dealer jailed

Christie Cooper Blog – Medical Marijuana. What I couldn’t tell you in 1 minute 20 seconds.

Bendigo Advertiser – Family inspired quest for medical marijuana policy change

Star Weekly -Medicinal cannabis use: Mernda family remains in limbo



Dancehub Magazine – Every Day Dancer, Bella Maguire

Survival Against the odds – Brave Lauren helps others, Rouse Hill Times 16th Oct 2013

Survivor Lauren Huxley launches Fundraiser – The Daily Telegraph, 11th October 2013

ARCAN: Kids with rare disorders need your help -Hills News, 20th August 2013

Children’s disorders challenge parents – Rouse Hill- Stanhope Gardens, 12th August 2013

Event raises money for rare genetic disorder – Bendigo Advertiser, 29th July 2013

Mystery illness – Today Tonight, 4th July 2013

Mum’s lingering fear: will we be covered? – The Australian, 2nd, May 2013

Beecroft Rugby scrum up support for little Eva charity event – The Daily Telegraph, 30th  January 2013

Jayvan’s story to air on TV show – The Advocate, 21st January 2013


Casual approach to serious subject – The Advocate, 2nd August 2012

Our real-life Thumbelina – Woman’s Day, 12th January 2012


Jayvan’s a little ray of sunshine – The Advocate, 25th, May 2011