Caring for someone with cancer

If someone you care about has been diagnosed with cancer, you may be wondering what this means for you. This information explains the carer’s role and offers practical tips for balancing the demands of caring with your own needs.

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If the person you are caring for has advanced cancer, you may find this general information about caring helpful. We also have more information in a separate section called Caring for someone with advanced cancer.

 

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