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Woonsocket woman will get police escort after last chemo therapy

PROVIDENCE, RI (WPRI) – A young girl was treated with celebrities at Hasbro Children’s Hospital on Friday after her final chemotherapy session.

Arianna Taft received police and fire escort to her Woonsocket home after completing her treatment at the Tomorrow Fund Clinic.

“Arianna was strong from the start. She always has a smile on her face, ”said Emily Sampino, Fellow in Pediatric Oncology.

Taft was also serenaded by the pediatric oncology nurses who presented her with a gift and some sweet treats to take home.

“It’s really important to celebrate how far she has come,” added Sampino. “It’s amazing to see the support from the entire community.”

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