Getting out

It can be hard to find time for yourself when you’re caring for someone, especially if you feel you can’t leave the person you’re caring for on their own. Don’t be afraid to ask for, or accept help from friends and family members. Getting out of the house can be very beneficial to your health.

This library is for all carers looking after someone who is unable to care for themselves.

If you are caring for a someone with a terminal illness, it can be both rewarding and challenging. Information from Marie Curie can help you know what to expect – from day-to-day caring to looking after your own needs. Please visit our site via the useful links.

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