How carers relax

To help you relax and feel less worried, you could try building in some time for yourself into your day – even if it's just for 10 minutes. You might relax with a magazine, enjoy a hot bath, call a friend – whatever makes you feel good.

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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