Supporting Someone With Breast Cancer

 
ONLINE RESOURCES

When Someone You Know Has Cancer: How You Can Help
Canadian Cancer Society
www.cancer.ca/~/media/cancer.ca/CW/publications/When%20someone%20you%20know/When-someone-you-know-2011-EN.pdf


Friends
& Family
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
ww5.komen.org/breastcancer/friendsampfamily.html


Co-Survivors: How to Help Those You Care About Cope with Breast Cancer
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
www.shopkomen.com/PDF/KOMEED002800.pdf

What to Do When Someone You Know Has Been Diagnosed with Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Action
bcaction.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/What-to-do-when-someone-you-know-has-been-diagnosed.pdf

Practical Guide to Breast Cancer Support
Breast Friends 
www.breastfriends.org/programs/friends-and-family/a-practical-guide-to-breast-cancer-support


Tips to Show You Care
Breast Friends
www.breastfriends.org/programs/friends-and-family/tips-to-show-you-care


Helping a Friend or Colleague with Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Network Australia
www.bcna.org.au/new-diagnosis/helping-friend-or-colleague-breast-cancer


Finding the Right Words
Coping Magazine
copingmag.com/cwc/index.php/search/articles/finding_the_right_words


What You Can Do for a Friend with Cancer
Coping Magazine
copingmag.com/cwc/index.php/search/articles/a_friend_with_cancer


What Can I Say to a Newly Diagnosed Loved One?

CancerCare
www.cancercare.org/pdf/fact_sheets/fs_loved_one.pdf



Talking to Someone with Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support
www.macmillan.org.uk/Cancerinformation/Ifsomeoneelsehascancer/Talkingtosomeone/Talkingtosomeone.aspx



Listen with Your Heart

American Cancer Society
www.cancer.org/Treatment/UnderstandingYourDiagnosis/TalkingaboutCancer/ListenwithYourHeart/index



When Someone You Know Has Cancer

American Cancer Society
www.cancer.org/Treatment/UnderstandingYourDiagnosis/TalkingaboutCancer/WhenSomeoneYouKnowHasCancer/index



Talking With Someone Who Has Cancer
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
www.cancer.net/patient/Coping/Relationships+and+Cancer/Talking+About+Cancer/Talking+With+Someone+Who+Has+Cancer


Talking to a Friend with Cancer

Cancer Society of New Zealand
www.cancernz.org.nz/assets/files/docs/info/booklets/talkingfriendcancer1.pdf


Nice Things To Do For People With Cancer
National Comprehensive Cancer Network
www.nccn.com/cancer-caregiver/852-list-of-nice-things-to-do.html


If You're a Colleague of Someone with Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support
www.macmillan.org.uk/Cancerinformation/Livingwithandaftercancer/Workandcancer/Supportforemployees/Workcancer/Ifyoureacolleageofsomeonewithcancer.aspx


Coworkers
Cancer and Careers (Cosmetic Executive Women Foundation)
www.cancerandcareers.org/en/coworkers


Co-Workers & Bosses

Breast Friends
www.breastfriends.org/friends-and-family/friends-and-extended-family/co-workers-bosses


Lotsa Helping Hands

www.lotsahelpinghands.com



BOOKS


How Can I Help?: Everyday Ways to Help Your Loved Ones Live with Cancer
, by Monique Doyle Spencer (Adams Media, 2008)


What Can I Do To Help: 75 Practical Ideas for Family and Friends From Cancer's Frontline
, by Deborah Hutton (Short Books, 2005)


Help Me Live: 20 Things People with Cancer Want You to Know
, by Lori Hope(Ten Speed Press, 2005)