Supporting someone

Support for carers

This section has information for anyone caring for or supporting someone else with cancer. The term 'carer' is  often used to cover a number of very different roles that family, friends, partners, teachers, colleagues and employers may find themselves in when somone close to them is affected by cancer.

Many cancer charities also provide help, information and support for carers. Visit our Cancer types section to find out what is available to you.