What is workplace support?
After a cancer diagnosis, many people worry about how they will manage the impact on their job. It can be difficult to know where to turn for information, advice and assistance. The services listed may be able to assist or call 13 11 20 to speak with an experienced cancer nurse to find available services.
Cancer and work
Most people of working age who are diagnosed with cancer wonder how it will affect their ability to work. It’s important to remember that each person’s situation is different – not everyone with the same type of cancer will make the same decision about work. Cancer Council has information on ways to manage your working life following a cancer diagnosis.
Questions to ask about this service
When looking at a service it is important to ask questions about how the service works before you decide to engage with them. Below is a list of questions you might like to ask when enquiring about a service.
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How much will this cost me?
Is there a wait time?
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