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Caregivers Guide

Caregivers are the unsung heroes of cancer care. There are many facets to your critical role, and we’re pleased to provide a range of resources to give you both insight as well as practical suggestions.

Your Role Your Role
Caregivers are the unsung heroes of cancer care. You are a critical part of the team.
How to Ask for Help How to Ask for Help
Asking for help isn’t always easy, but most people sincerely want to help and their assistance can be invaluable.
I Can Newsletter I Can Newsletter

Our quarterly newsletter is a valuable resource for patients, physicians, and caregivers.

First Appointment Tips First Appointment Tips
A patient’s first oncology appointment is a major milestone. Here’s what you should expect.
Support Groups Support Groups
Support groups bring caregivers together to share their experiences and provide a sympathetic ear.
Helpful Links Helpful Links
Resources are available to assist you in your role as a caregiver.
Caregiver Preparedness Bag Caregiver Preparedness Bag
A “caregiver bag” helps ease treatment sessions and emergent trips to the hospital.
Frequently Asked Questions Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to commonly asked caregiver questions.
Care for Yourself While Caring for Others Care for Yourself While Caring for Others
It’s important to care for yourself while caring for others.
Navigating the Holidays When a Loved One Has Cancer Navigating the Holidays When a Loved One Has Cancer
During a season marked by revered traditions, it can be difficult to honor your loved one’s needs while trying to celebrate as usual. Here are a few tips for the season.
How to Help Patients During the Holidays How to Help Patients During the Holidays
The hustle and bustle of the holidays can bring joy, but also a long to do list. Here’s how you can help a loved one with cancer get through the season with ease.