Carers are an essential part of a patient’s life. For family and friends becoming a Carer is often sudden and unexpected. Below you will find resources to help Carers on this all-important journey.
DiCE Colorectal Cancer Carers Guide
DiCE developed the Carers Guide together with Patients and Carers. It provides sympathetic advice and reflects on the often underestimated role of the Carer.
- Looks at the medical, psychological, emotional and social aspects of caring for someone with colorectal cancer
- Addresses practical aspects such as day-to-day living, forward planning, helpful equipment, roles around the house, diet and nutrition and exercise
- Examines employment, workplace rights and financial aspects, including financial support