Some people with cancer need more help with everyday tasks, such as bathing, dressing and cooking. They may feel weak or tired because of the symptoms or side effects of treatment. They may need more help because the cancer has become advanced. There are health and social care professionals that can support you.
Helping someone with their everyday needs can affect your relationship with them. Some aspects of caring may make you and the person you care for feel embarrassed. We have more information to help you cope with the emotions you may both be feeling.