If you, a family member or a friend has been diagnosed with cancer you may be feeling worried, scared or even lost. Along with coping with the emotional impacts you may be wondering about the various responsibilities that may arise, decisions to be made and questions that you need answered. Here are few helpful tips to remember:
Note: Those who are eligible can apply for the Employment Insurance Compassionate Care Benefit program, which provides benefits to persons who have to be away from work temporarily to provide care or support to a family member who is gravely ill with significant risk of death. For more information visit Service Canada.
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