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.
The information provided on this website should not be construed as personal medical advice or instruction. No action should be taken based solely on the contents of this site. Readers should consult the appropriate health professionals on matters relating to their health and well-being. Readers who fail to consult appropriate health authorities assume the risk of any injuries.
Spectrum Health Care can provide nursing or home support, giving you the help you need to keep a loved one at home.
Copyright © 2006-2014 Spectrum Health Care