How to Help Someone with Cancer

It's human nature to want to help someone, and that's no different when someone we know has been diagnosed with cancer. We all naturally want to be supportive and helpful, but it can also be hard to find the correct words to say or even find the right time, if we're worried about intruding.



Who is this episode suitable for?

This episode is suitable for anyone who knows someone with cancer - whether you're a carer, family member or friend. The episode will help you navigate the sometimes murky waters, in a sensitive manner.


Who is in this episode?

In this episode of the The Thing About Cancer, host, Julie McCrossin, sits down with social worker Kim Hobbs.


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