A brain tumor diagnosis doesn’t just affect the individual; it affects the entire family.
Family members want to help as much as possible yet they often have to juggle the responsibilities of work, children or grandchildren. The added challenges of modifying home layouts, arranging transportation, and dealing with health insurance concerns can sometimes leave family members feeling exhausted and depleted.
Fortunately, there are many care options that help alleviate stress and provide quality care, including:
You should become informed about the various options so you can make the best decision for your family. The social worker connected with your health care team is a great source for recommendations on community-based resources and programs.
Together – as a family and with your health care team – you can identify care options that work best for your situation.