Questions to ask about practical aspects of cancer

Listed below are some questions that may be helpful to ask your doctor or treatment team when discussing practical support during treatment for cancer.

  • What will the treatment you are recommending cost?
  • Will I need to have time off work?
  • If I take time off work, how do I apply for temporary income support?
  • Will I need to travel for treatment?
  • Am I eligible for help with travel and accommodation costs?
  • How can I find out about help with childcare while I’m being treated?
  • How can I find out about home help while I am being treated?
  • How can I find out about counselling or psychological support?