Caring for Your Loved One
As a caregiver you will want to be prepared to support your loved one in any way that you can. Your loved one may look to you for things such as medication management to emotional support, and every individual’s needs are different. This section of the website is designed to provide quick access to a variety of materials that will equip you to provide the best care possible no matter what the need. The resources below are comprehensive and include home care and hospital care.
This web resource provides several links to groups and organizations that specifically support caregivers. Additionally, there are links to several informative podcasts and publications that address the needs of cancer patients and their caregivers.
ASCOanswers Caregiving ebook
American Society of Clinical Oncology
This invaluable PDF document will help caregivers identify the needs of their loved one, how to prioritize caregiving tasks, and how to best accomplish them. It also lists several national organizations and provides their contact information.