Hello

  • Posts: 1
    20/10/2016  11:06

    Hi my name is Caroline, my father has just been diagnosed with lung cancer and I was looking for help and advice from others who have or are going through the same thing xx

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    25/10/2016  11:12


    Hi Caroline,

     

     I am sorry to hear the news about your father’s diagnosis of lung cancer. This must be an incredibly difficult time for you at the moment, but it’s good to hear that you are reaching out to others who may have similar experiences.

     

    You may find it helpful to look at our information on supporting a family member with a terminal illness, which you can find here: https://www.mariecurie.org.uk/help/being-there.

     

    There are also a number of support groups that can be contacted through the Macmillan site Follow this link https://www.macmillan.org.uk/ then click on 'In your area' and type in your postcode to find out what local support groups are available in your area

     

    Many people find it helpful to share their feelings. If you would like to talk about things in more detail please call our Free phone Support Line on 0800 090 2309, or drop us a line via Web Chat: https://www.mariecurie.org.uk/help

     

    Best Wishes


    Brigette 

    Marie Curie Support Line

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