Advancing cancer care for 12-24 year olds

Social Support/Peer Relationships

 

 

Fact

"The diagnosis of cancer may have negative implications on peer relationships and social interactions. This often due to time spent absent from school/training/work frequent interruptions to daily activities and or by restrictions both inherent by the condition or treatments and by those imposed by parents."

Useful Links and Information
Support Directory Links to providers who can assist
Printable Resources Useful resources for young people
Guidelines/Research Up-to-date guidelines and research opportunities
Web Resources Online resources for health providers
Tools Clinical practice tools