The role of caregiver can come about expectedly or thrust upon someone suddenly. Caregivers may often be overlooked, as the focus is on the patient's care.
It is important to show caregivers that they are appreciated. We'd like to use this month to acknowledge those who selflessly provide care and support to their loved ones.
Win a Swag Bag for Your Caregiver
Post a message to your caregiver or a picture with your caregiver on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and use the hashtag #LLScaregiver for a chance to win. Winners will be chosen at random by December 4.
The following free resources are available to caregivers:
Speak one-on-one with an Information Specialist who can assist you through cancer treatment, financial and social challenges and give accurate, up-to-date disease, treatment and support information. Our Information Specialists are master's level oncology social workers, nurses and health educators.
Download or order a copy of the Caregiver Workbook, which contains worksheets to help you stay organized, and information and resources to use throughout the caregiving journey.
Register for the webcast, Insight Into Caregiving
Chat with other caregivers Monday evenings from 8-10 pm ET.
Watch videos with information, resources and support for caregivers.
Listen to the episode, I’m a Caregiver & Advocate: Kristin’s Story.
Join a community of other caregivers.
A support program that links you with a trained peer volunteer who has experienced a similar situation.