Resources for Patients

The transition from cancer patient to cancer survivor is a time of change and adjustment. You play an important role in helping your patients recognize and understand the challenges they may face in this phase of their journey.

Below are a list of resources that may help your patients cope with this transition.

Canadian Cancer Survivor Network 
Transitions After Treatment - virtual tour (London Regional Cancer Program)
Psychosocial and Spiritual Care 

South West Self Management Program

The South West Self-Management Program offers the "Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions" workshop series free of charge in communities across the South West. The workshops are designed for people living with cancer, heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, osteoporosis and other chronic conditions, and those caring for them. For more information, refer your patients to www.swselfmanagement.ca

Survivorship - Common Concerns

The Canadian Cancer Society highlights some common concerns that cancer survivors may face when thinking about the future. 

Resources:
Canadian Cancer Society