This event is put on by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada
Caregivers play a vital role in the life of someone touched by a blood cancer – but the effectiveness of that role may depend on how well the caregiver is taking care of herself/himself.
(If you’re not a caregiver, please forward this email to the caregiver in your life.)
Join Kit McCann, lead Nurse Practitioner of the complex malignant hematology program at Windsor Regional Cancer Centre, as she discusses:
- The reality of caregiver burnout and ways to prevent it
- Common (hard to admit) feelings that caregivers experience
- How to deal with the physical and mental toll that caregiving can take