Resources for More Information: Caregiving
The internet can be a valuable resource for a patient who wants to find out more information about their disease. However, remember that not every website contains accurate and reliable information. The websites listed below offer up to date information and resources.
Help for Cancer Caregivers
Provides information, education, and support to assist cancer caregivers to care for themselves and their family members
National Alliance for Caregiving
Dedicated to improving the quality of life for families and their care recipients through research, innovation, and advocacy.
Family Caregiver Alliance
This organization provides support, education, and guidance to family caregivers via education, advocacy, and caregiver support groups.
NCI: Caring for the Caregiver and Taking Time: Support for People with Cancer
Free publications from the National Cancer Institute focusing on tips for friends and family members providing care for a cancer patient. Available in PDF, Kindle and ePub downloadable formats
Cancer Hope Network
Matches cancer caregivers with trained volunteer cancer caregivers who have been through a similar experience.
American Cancer Society: Caregivers and Family
Provides education and resources for caregivers and family members of cancer patients.
Offers advice and resources for senior care needs.