A cancer diagnosis doesn't just affect the patient—it affects the entire family. Patients may struggle with talking about cancer to a spouse or child, while family members may have difficulty coping with a loved one's diagnosis. Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) patient and family support staff is available to patients and family members.
Services include the following:
One-on-one counseling and/or referrals counseling
Information about communicating with spouse or children about cancer
Support groups at HCI
Referrals to community support groups
Patient Education Materials:
Contact HCI Patient and Family support.