OWEN started getting terrible migraines in fall of 2018 and after numerous visits to thedoctors found a tumour located in the centre of his brain.
Sick Kids Toronto Ontario treated Owen promptly and surgeons were able to remove 95% of the tumour. He recouped exceptionally well, and with the aid a walker for balance, Owen was able to make it home for the week of Christmas 2018.
After many surgeries and treatments, family funds were dwindling and the family was nervous to send Owen back to high school with a compromised immune system, so soon after having brain surgery. Shortly thereafer, Owen’s family was selected to become a TRF family so their financial burdens can be lessened and they can focus on what matters most.