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Whether a friend has cancer or you are involved in the care of a relative or partner, you can find the support and information that you need.
You can watch our video of Ciarán telling his story of caring for his wife when she had cancer.
Get information and advice if you are looking after someone with cancer
Find out more about information while caring for someone with cancer
See information and advice about coping with the emotions you may experience if someone close to you has cancer
Are you aged 12–18 and helping to look after someone with cancer? You may be a young carer.
Many people find it difficult to talk to someone with cancer. Find out how to listen well and offer help, which can make things easier.
This section is written for anyone who is caring for someone with advanced cancer
Find out about how you can get involved with Carers Week 2014, to help us support carers across the UK
If you have a friend or relative who has cancer, you probably want to be there for them, but you might not know what to do to help or you may have trouble finding the right words.
For answers, support or just a chat, call the Macmillan Support Line free* (Monday to Friday, 9am-8pm).
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If you have any questions about cancer, need support or just want someone to talk to, ask Macmillan.
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