Advanced cancer

Looking after someone with advanced cancer

If you're looking after someone with advanced cancer, we're here for you.

Caring for someone with advanced cancer

Caring for someone with advanced cancer

Ciaran Devane, Macmillan's CEO from 2007 until 2014, describes the emotions he and his partner went through and the support they received.

About our cancer information videos

Ciaran Devane, Macmillan's CEO from 2007 until 2014, describes the emotions he and his partner went through and the support they received.

About our cancer information videos

General information Managing symptoms and side effects

There are ways you can help the person you’re looking after to manage symptoms or side effects while they are at home.

General information Support from family and friends

Family and friends may be able to help you with practical and emotional support while you care for someone with advanced cancer.

General information Other care options

You may sometimes need a break from caring. Help is available to support you with looking after your loved one.