Unfortunately it is not always easy to stay connected with friends as cancer can at times make everything else seem secondary.
For friends it can be a time when they are unsure of even what to do to support their friends, sometimes they might not even know what cancer is and how serious it can be.
Helping your friends lighten your load
Helping your friends lighten your load is a pamphlet for young people living with cancer (YPLWC) that helps to explain what to expect and gives a heads up about some things that might help them to stay connected with friends.
Download your free copy of the pamphlet at the bottom of this page.
Cancer messing with your friends life?
Cancer messing with your friends life is a postcard for friends – young people can give these postcards to their friends which will direct them to the friend’s corner content on the Now What site.
Here they can find out the answers to a whole heap of questions without having to get their friend to explain it for what can feel like the thousandth time.
There are also practical tips about what they can do to support their friend and stay connected through their cancer experience.
Download your free copy of the postcard below: